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Abahn Sabana David, Duras,  Marguerite
Abahn Sabana David
Marguerite Duras

Paperback $22.99 - Open Letter
Fiction - Published: 14/Jun/2016 - ISBN: 9781940953366

Late one evening, David and Sabana - members of a communist group - arrive at a country house where they meet Abahn, the man they've been sent to guard and eventually kill for his perceived transgressions. A fourth man arrives (also named Abahn), and throughout the night these four characters discuss existential ideas of understanding, capitalism, violence, revolution and dogs, while a gun lurks in the background the entire time. Suspenseful and thought-provoking, Duras's novel explores human existence and suffering in the confusing contemporary world.

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