Political Fictions

Political Fictions

Joan Didion


In those coolly observant essays, Joan Didion seems on the American political procedure and at "that handful of insiders who invent, yr in and 12 months out, the narrative of public life." throughout the deconstruction of the sound bites and picture ops of 3 presidential campaigns, one presidential impeachment, and an unforgettable intercourse scandal, Didion unearths the mechanics of yank politics. She tells us the uncomfortable fact in regards to the means we vote, the applicants we vote for, and the folks who let us know to vote for them. those items construct, one at the different, right into a stressful portrait of the yank political panorama, supplying crucial studying on our democracy.

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