A collection of essays, poems, a prayer and a play from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Angels in America.
The volume contains:
Play – Slavs!
Essays – American Things; Fick Oder Kaputt!; A Socialism of the Skin (Liberation, Honey!); With a Little Help from My Friends; Some Questions About Tolerance; Copious, Gigantic, Sane; On Pretentiousness
Poems – An Epithalamion; The Second Month of Mourning
and – A Prayer
‘Hilarious and heartbreaking, Chaplinesque and Chekhovian – a harrowing critique of the state of our (dis)union’
— Village Voice on ‘Slavs!’