Aye-Aye Books: The Argonauts
Working with Glasgow's Aye-Aye Books, Satellite's artist Holly McLean has selected The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson as part of a collection of books to accompany their exhibition If you get the knees right the rest should follow. Read more about Holly's exhibition here.
An intrepid voyage out to the frontiers of the latest thinking about love, language, and family.
A timely and genre-bending memoir that offers fresh and fierce reflections on motherhood, desire, identity and feminism.
At the centre of The Argonauts is the love story between Maggie Nelson and the artist Harry Dodge, who is fluidly gendered. As Nelson undergoes the transformations of pregnancy, she explores the challenges and complexities of mothering and queer family making.
- Publisher : Melville House UK; UK ed. edition (7 April 2016)
- Language : English
- Paperback : 192 pages
- ISBN-10 : 0993414915
- ISBN-13 : 978-0993414916
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