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Indelicacy by Amina Cain review - a room of her own

28 days ago   |   By The Guardian

Amina Cain's enigmatic debut novel follows a female writer's path from the constraints of home and marriage to creative freedom Amina Cain 's short debut novel is easy enough to outline. Vitória works as a cleaner in an art gallery until she marries a wealthy man and can dedicate more time to her writing. But the change in her material circumstances does not prove as transformative as she hoped. Indelicacy , though, is a thing of real delicacy, with a fine, distilled quality to the writing, every word precisely chosen, precisely placed. At first it seems almost too sparse, each chapter...
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