The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson

The Argonauts

Maggie Nelson

4 hours, 48 minutes first pub 2015 (editions)

nonfiction feminism gender lgbtqia+ memoir challenging emotional reflective medium-paced


An intrepid voyage out to the frontiers of the latest thinking about love, language, and family Maggie Nelson's The Argonauts is a genre-bending memoir, a work of "autotheory" offering fresh, fierce, and timely thinking about desire, identity, and...

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reflective 89%
emotional 63%
challenging 53%
informative 36%
inspiring 24%
hopeful 19%
funny 12%
dark 6%
sad 5%
adventurous 4%
tense 3%
lighthearted 2%
relaxing 2%


medium 54%
slow 28%
fast 16%

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