Bend Sinister Summary
Vladimir Nabokov

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Bend Sinister Overview

Vladimir Nabokov's novel Bend Sinister is a first and third person narrative that tells the story of renowned philosopher Adam Krug. After Krug's wife dies unexpectedly, Krug feels that his world is crumbling. His personal grief complicates his ability to confront and escape from rising political tensions. Using unconventional and complex approaches to form, style, and language, the author explores themes including loss, love, and memory.

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