The Resource A carnivore's inquiry, Sabina Murray, (electronic resource e-audio)

A carnivore's inquiry, Sabina Murray, (electronic resource e-audio)

Label
A carnivore's inquiry
Title
A carnivore's inquiry
Statement of responsibility
Sabina Murray
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When we meet Katherine, the winning-and rather disturbing-twenty-three-year-old narrator, she has just left Italy and arrived in New York City, but what has propelled her there is a mystery. She soon strikes up an affair with a middle-aged Russian migr novelist she meets on the subway, and almost immediately moves into his apartment. Katherine's occasional allusions to a frighteningly eccentric mother and tyrannical father suggest somberness at the center of her otherwise flippant and sardonic demeanor. Soon restless, she begins journeying across the continent, trailed; everywhere she goes, by a string of murders. As the ritualistic killings begin to pile up, Katherine takes to meditating on cannibalism in literature, art, and history. The story races toward a hair-raising conclusion, while Katherine and the reader close in on the reasons for both her and her mother's fascination with aberrant, violent behavior. A brilliantly subtle commentary on twenty-first-century consumerism and Western culture's obsession with new frontiers, A Carnivore's Inquiry is an unsettling exploration of the questionable appetites that lurk beneath the veneer of civilization
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murray, Sabina
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Wendy Hoopes
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hoopes, Wendy
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder
  • Young women
  • Maine
  • Mexico
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
A carnivore's inquiry, Sabina Murray, (electronic resource e-audio)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11419254
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • other
  • online resource
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (600 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11419254
Publisher number
MWT11419254
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(MWT)MWT11419254
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A carnivore's inquiry, Sabina Murray, (electronic resource e-audio)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11419254
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • other
  • online resource
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (600 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11419254
Publisher number
MWT11419254
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(MWT)MWT11419254
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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