The gaze / Elif Shafak.
Publication year: 2015
Publisher: London : Viking, 2015.
ISBN: 9780241201916 (pbk.) :
Translated from the Turkish.
This translation originally published: London: Marion Boyars, 2006.
The author explores body image and desirability. An overweight woman and her lover - a dwarf - go out in disguise to avoid being stared at. The book suggests the powerful effects the gaze of a passerby can have on a person.
Original title: Mahrem. English
272 pages ; 20 cm
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