Hotel Andromeda

Hotel Andromeda

Gabriel Josipovici


In a home in a quiet road in North London, Helena struggles together with her self-appointed job of writing a e-book in regards to the reclusive American artist Joseph Cornell. whilst she desires and thinks approximately her sister Alice operating in an orphanage in Chechnya. She is sure that Alice despises her for dwelling a lifetime of convenience and privilege, far-off from the horrors of battle; but she is aware too that her paintings is greater than self-indulgence. how one can reconcile those visions? input Ed, a Czech journalist and photographer who claims he has been operating in Chechnya and brings information of Alice, besides the request for a mattress for the few days he should be in London. Gabriel Josipovici’s gleaming new novel charts the process these few days, as Joseph Cornell’s mysterious existence and the unusual bins he developed salary a silent fight in Helena’s brain and spirit with the imperatives of the current.

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