In “All My Mother’s Lovers,” a Mother’s Secret Letters Reveal Her Secret Life

Not to sound like an assistant district attorney from SVU, but it is beyond a shadow of a doubt that acclaimed essayist and book critic Ilana Masad has carved a prominent space for herself in the realm of mother-daughter literature with her debut novel, All My Mother’s Lovers. It sits upon a throne of 2020 […] The post In “All My Mother’s Lovers,” a Mother’s Secret Letters Reveal Her Secret Life appeared first on Electric Literature. Continue reading at 'Electric Literature'

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