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  • 5 of 7 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Castlegar Public Library.

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Castlegar Public Library FIC DAV (Text) 35146002132751 Fiction Volume hold Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781555978297 (hardcover) :
  • Physical Description: 132 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Graywolf Press, 2019.

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"The Silk Road begins on a mat in yoga class, deep within a labyrinth on a settlement somewhere in the icy north, under the canny guidance of Jee Moon. When someone fails to arise from corpse pose, the Astronomer, the Archivist, the Botanist, the Keeper, the Topologist, the Geographer, the Iceman, and the Cook remember the paths that brought them there--paths on which they still seem to be traveling. The Silk Road also begins in rivalrous skirmishing for favor, in the protected Eden of childhood, and it ends in the harrowing democracy of mortality, in sickness and loss and death. Kathryn Davis's sleight of hand brings the past, present, and future forward into brilliant coexistence; in an endlessly shifting landscape, her characters make their way through ruptures, grief, and apocalypse, from existence to nonexistence, from embodiment to pure spirit."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Trancendence (Philosophy) > Fiction.
Spirituality > Fiction.
Space and time > Fiction.
Yoga > Ficiton.
Mortality > Fiction.

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