After a lifetime’s philandering, Kureishi’s protagonist is reduced to impotent rage when he finds himself the cuckold.
The tormented revenge fantasies of a cuckolded film-maker are told with Kureishi’s customary relish.
Hanif Kureishi has written plays and movies — notably the screenplay for My Beautiful Laundrette, which was nominated for an Oscar.
“One night, when I am old, sick, right out of semen, and don’t need things to get any worse, I hear the noises again,” is the arresting first sentence of Hanif Kureishi’s new no
In most stories about courtship and marriage, all the couple’s doubts, confusions, and crossed erotic signals sort themselves out after the wedding takes place and they enter ca