Thessaloniki InterNations book club. Who Chose This Book?
A group of Thessaloniki InterNations and friends book lovers get together once a month have a drink and discuss whatever tome was set the month before. All are welcome, but most discussion is in English.
This month’s book is The Vegetarian, by Han Kang.
(Before the nightmare, Yeong-hye and her husband lived an ordinary life. But when splintering, blood-soaked images start haunting her thoughts, Yeong-hye decides to purge her mind and renounce eating meat. In a country where societal mores are strictly obeyed, Yeong-hye's decision to embrace a more “plant-like” existence is a shocking act of subversion. And as her passive rebellion manifests in ever more extreme and frightening forms, scandal, abuse, and estrangement begin to send Yeong-hye spiraling deep into the spaces of her fantasy. In a complete metamorphosis of both mind and body, her now dangerous endeavor will take Yeong-hye—impossibly, ecstatically, tragically—far from her once-known self altogether.)
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