The Resource My year of rest and relaxation, Ottessa Moshfegh

My year of rest and relaxation, Ottessa Moshfegh

Label
My year of rest and relaxation
Title
My year of rest and relaxation
Statement of responsibility
Ottessa Moshfegh
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Contributor
Author
Narrator
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From one of our boldest, most celebrated new literary voices, a novel about a young woman's efforts to duck the ills of the world by embarking on an extended hibernation with the help of one of the worst psychiatrists in the annals of literature and the battery of medicines she prescribes. Our narrator should be happy, shouldn't she? She's young, thin, pretty, a recent Columbia graduate, works an easy job at a hip art gallery, lives in an apartment on the Upper East Side of Manhattan paid for, like the rest of her needs, by her inheritance. But there is a dark and vacuous hole in her heart, and it isn't just the loss of her parents, or the way her Wall Street boyfriend treats her, or her sadomasochistic relationship with her best friend, Reva. It's the year 2000 in a city aglitter with wealth and possibility; what could be so terribly wrong? My Year of Rest and Relaxation is a powerful answer to that question. Through the story of a year spent under the influence of a truly mad combination of drugs designed to heal our heroine from her alienation from this world, Moshfegh shows us how reasonable, even necessary, alienation can be. Both tender and blackly funny, merciless and compassionate, it is a showcase for the gifts of one of our major writers working at the height of her powers
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moshfegh, Ottessa
Dewey number
813/.6
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PS3613.O77936
LC item number
M9 2019ab
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Julia Whelan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1984-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Whelan, Julia
Series statement
Cloud Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medication abuse
  • Quacks and quackery
  • Solitude
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
My year of rest and relaxation, Ottessa Moshfegh
Link
http://ebook.3m.com/library/GCL-document_id-vvv6m89
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
Cloudon1104820832
Dimensions
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  • not applicable
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (07 hr., 19 min., 06 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781473572515
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Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
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unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
other
Stock number
vvv6m89
Tape configuration
not applicable
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not applicable
Label
My year of rest and relaxation, Ottessa Moshfegh
Link
http://ebook.3m.com/library/GCL-document_id-vvv6m89
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
Cloudon1104820832
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (07 hr., 19 min., 06 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781473572515
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
other
Stock number
vvv6m89
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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