Joshua Then and Now

Joshua Then and Now

Mordecai Richler


Joshua Then and Now is ready Joshua Shapiro at the present time, and the Joshua he used to be. His father a boxer grew to become sincere criminal, his mom an erotic dancer whose maximum functionality was once at Joshua’s bar mitzvah, Joshua has conquer his inauspicious beginnings within the Jewish ghetto of Montreal to turn into a celebrated tv author and a winning journalist. yet Joshua, now middle-aged, isn't really a cheerful guy. Incapacitated via a freak twist of fate, anguished via the disappearance of his WASP spouse, and stuck up in a intercourse scandal, Joshua is besieged by means of the clicking and affected by the ghosts of his formative years. Set in Montreal, the unconventional chronicles the rocky trip all of us make among the international locations of the earlier and the current. Raucous, opinionated, smooth, Joshua Then and Now is a memorable day trip into Mordecai Richler's comedian universe.

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