5 edition of Even Cowgirls Get the Blues found in the catalog.
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
November 1, 1984
Written in English
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Quotes from Even Cowgirls Get the Blues. “A book no more contains reality than a clock contains time. A book may measure so-called reality as a clock measures so-called time; a book may create an illusion of reality as a clock creates an illusion of time; a book may be real, just as a clock is real (both more real, perhaps, than those. It masquerades as a feminist novel. In a lot of ways, it does it well. But revisiting Even Cowgirls Get the Blues as an intersectional feminist adult is a different experience than when this book blew my mind as a year-old. A second read shows that a lot of its feminism is just like the slogan shirts and pussy hats—feel good.
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues () Plot. Showing all 1 items Jump to: Summaries (1) Summaries. Sissy Hankshaw (Uma Thurman) is born with enormous thumbs that help her hitchhiking through the U.S. from a young age. She becomes a model in advertising, and her New York agent, "the Countess" (Sir John Hurt), sends her to his ranch in California to. Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (Book): Robbins, Tom: This is one of those special novels--a piece of working magic, warm, funny, and saneThomas Pynchon The whooping crane rustlers are girls. Young girls. Cowgirls, as a matter of fact, all bursting with dimples and hormones--and the FBI has never seen anything quite like them. Yet their rebellion at the Rubber Rose Ranch is .
Even Cowgirls Get The Blues isn’t a fantasy novel. It is a book set in reality, with a few healthy stretches of the imagination, of course. It is a book that shines a light on some of the ludicrous inner-workings of civilization; the good, the bad, and the ugly. It is a book that will help you contemplate YOUR unique truth. My Rating/ Even Cowgirls Get the Blues, a humorous novel by acclaimed bestselling author Tom Robbins, follows the journey of Sissy Hankshaw, a free-spirited, beautiful young woman with abnormally large thumbs, who seeks to make the most of her mutation by hitchhiking across America. Along the way, Sissy meets other strange characters and comes to better.
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Even Cowgirls Get the Blues was an interesting reading experience for me. I was not drawn into the novel for the first pages or so, my feelings on the book were ambivalent, but by the time I finished it I really enjoyed it/5. out of 5 stars Even Cowgirls Get the Blues.
Reviewed in the United States on J Verified Purchase. Great Tom Robbins book. One of my favorites of his. Not quite as good as Skinny Legs and All or Jitterbug Perfume (my favorites) but still a great read. Probably the quickest read of all his by: Directed by Gus Van Sant.
With Uma Thurman, Lorraine Bracco, Pat Morita, Angie Dickinson. Sissy Hankshaw (Uma Thurman) is born with enormous thumbs that help her hitchhiking through the U.S.
from a young age. She becomes a model in advertising, and her New York agent, "the Countess" (Sir John Hurt), sends her to his ranch in California to shoot a /10(K). Even Cowgirls Get the Blues: A Novel - Kindle edition by Robbins, Tom.
Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Even Cowgirls Get the Blues: A Novel/5(). Free download or read online Even Cowgirls Get the Blues pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in Apriland was written by Tom Robbins.
The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.
The main characters of this fiction, humor story are,/5. Even Cowgirls Get the Blues is an exploration of freedom and a journey of self discovery. Tim Robbins introduces the reader to Sissy Hankshaw a beautiful woman with abnormally large thumbs. As she hitchhikes across the United States, Sissy learns valuable life lessons that inform her of the person.
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues. by Tom Robbins. Review By Dan Geddes. Tom Robbins’ Even Cowgirls Get the Blues is a self-conscious novel—a novel that knows it is a novel, and reminds you of this fact at every opportunity. Its self-consciousness, best seen in Robbins’ recurring statements of what “the author” does or doesn’t know, serves Robbins as a means of.
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Calling "Even Cowgirls Get the Blues" an interesting book wouldn't do Tom Robbins justice. It is strange, unique, surprising, poetic, philosophical, and lots of fun. The star of Robbins' production is Sissy Hankshaw, a woman born with over-sized thumbs. Sissy turns her "deformity" into a tool that gives her live meaning, i.e.
through by: For its expertise as a passenger, as well as for its near-perfect resolution of sexual tensions, the amoeba (and not the whooping crane) is hereby proclaimed the official mascot of Even Cowgirls Get the Blues.
And to the first amoeba, wherever it may be, Even Cowgirls Get the Blues would like to say happy birthday. Happy birthday to you.4/5(32). Even Cowgirls Get the Blues This is a GOOD book.
It's at least on par with Robbins other writing. I really enjoyed it. If you enjoyed Fierce Invalids or Half Asleep then you probably enjoy Robbins irreverent prosaic genius and are entertained by the ideas and the depth he includes in his well constructed stories.
—Chicago Tribune Book World “Even Cowgirls Get the Blues comes as a magical gift, a brilliant affirmation of private visions and private wishes and their power to transform life and death.”—The Nation.
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First Edition. EVEN COWGIRLS GET THE BLUES, Houghton-Mifflin,first edition, some fading to the spine and soiling to the covers, small triangular piece excised from front lower fore edge corner, else a vg copy in wraps. The scarce uncorrected proof of the authors second book.
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About Even Cowgirls Get the Blues “This is one of those special novels—a piece of working magic, warm, funny, and sane.”—Thomas Pynchon The whooping crane rustlers are girls.
Young girls. Cowgirls, as a matter of fact, all “bursting with dimples and hormones”—and the FBI has never seen anything quite like them. “The new [Book-It Repertory Theatre] production of Even Cowgirls Gets the Blues hits the same cosmic gong of enlightenment the book did, making you laugh and think in equal proportions.” Michael Dare, Los Angeles Free Press.
Musical version of ‘Even Cowgirls Get the Blues’ is a bawdy blast The Seattle Post-Intelligencer, 9/22/.
Much ballyhooed, much-anticipated, the movie version of Tom Robbins's extravagantly playful road romance "Even Cowgirls Get the Blues" was set for release last November, but got such a.
Have you ever read Thomas Pynchon and thought, "Man. This would be pretty awesome stuff if I could even begin to grasp what on earth he's talking about"?
If so, Tom Robbins' Even Cowgirls Get the Blues may be for you. For all its postmodern whimsy, it's an actual book with an actual, accessible plot. It's charming when it's. Mix - Rodney Crowell - Even Cowgirls Get the Blues YouTube. Emmylou Harris & Patty Loveless - Even Cowgirls get the Blues.
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