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Gaitskill Spins A Swirling Tale Of Love, Delusion And Horses In 'The Mare'

November 23rd, 2015

Episode 402 of 550 episodes

Mary Gaitskill's new novel chronicles the complex relationship between a poor black girl from Brooklyn and her middle-aged white benefactors. Maureen Corrigan calls The Mare a "raw, beautiful story."

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