Terapia

Terapia

by Ariel Dorfman
     
 

Graham Blake — model parent, marketing guru, benevolent CEO of Clean Earth Inc. — can’t sleep. Faced with difficult downsizing choices, Blake, overcome with Hamlet-like moroseness, turns to the Corporate Life Therapy Institute. There, the silver-tongued Dr. Tolgate promises, for $3 million, to restore a “clean conscience.” As the strange “therapy” progresses, a power…  See more details below

Overview

Graham Blake — model parent, marketing guru, benevolent CEO of Clean Earth Inc. — can’t sleep. Faced with difficult downsizing choices, Blake, overcome with Hamlet-like moroseness, turns to the Corporate Life Therapy Institute. There, the silver-tongued Dr. Tolgate promises, for $3 million, to restore a “clean conscience.” As the strange “therapy” progresses, a power struggle unfolds between Blake, Tolgate, and the mysterious character(s) Roxanna/Rose. Accustomed to being the boss, Blake is presented with a reality he can’t control: the problem of love.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786244690
Publisher:
Gale Group
Publication date:
08/02/2002
Series:
Spanish Series
Edition description:
Large Print
Pages:
292
Product dimensions:
6.38(w) x 8.72(h) x 1.01(d)

Meet the Author

ARIEL DORFMAN is considered to be one of “the greatest Latin American novelists” (Newsweek) and one of the United States’ most important cultural and political voices. Dorfman's numerous works of fiction and nonfiction have been translated into more than thirty languages, including Death and the Maiden, which has been produced in over one hundred countries and made into a film by Roman Polanski. Dorfman has won many international awards, including the Sudamericana Award, the Laurence Olivier, and two from the Kennedy Center. He is distinguished professor at Duke University and lives in Durham, North Carolina.

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