: Even Cowgirls Get the Blues: A Novel (): Tom Robbins: Books. The whooping crane rustlers are girls. Young girls. Cowgirls, as a matter of fact, all “bursting with dimples and hormones”—and the FBI. “Even Cowgirls Get the Blues” is a Whole Earth narrative, a laid back Tom Robbins is one of our best practioners of high foolishness. □.

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But also interesting and hilarious in a way that is ultimately affirming and inspiring no matter what crazy situation you find yourself in. Tim Robbins is an ASS. The cowgirls of Rubber Rose Ranch are not feminist lesbians. Everyone- just to prove my point.

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No one expects a “romance author” to describe the “typical” experience of Regency rakes, or Vikings, or cowboys. Even Cowgirls Get the Blues This sentence was born with a caul.

Chapters pg 85 – Yet you never hear of male homosexuals attacking this book. The feminism made me proud to be a woman without turning me against men. And a pretty girl can always make her way in a civilized society. Perhaps it is precisely this long gestation – Jones’s long periods spent growing and developing his characters – his willingness to stand back, and his lack of desire to conquer literary heights that has made his een so remarkable and the lives of his characters, even in his short stories, stretch far beyond, one feels, the pages they’re written on.


Even her disability seems like a narrative quirk rather than the relatable disability I once perceived it as—Sissy is not too disabled, but just disabled enough. This is one of those special novels Nov 23, Carol Storm rated it it was amazing.

Its worth reading- its entertaining at least. They are Tom Robbins’ porno fantasy lesbians, and for all of his philosophical ramblings, he roobbins and debases them, and worst of all — it’s all in the name of “respect for women”.

Even Cowgirls Get the Blues

You know that road trip you’re always planning, the one where cowgirla drive a beat-up, gorgeous, car full of books and old clothes, and mix tapes and takeout containers and random souveneirs of americana, through america, maybe by yourself or bles with one or a few of the people you love most in the world?

He sends her to a mental clinic to be “fixed. Why are white people always looking for spirituality in other cultures? The lesbianism depicted in Even Cowgirls Get the Blueshowever, is of a light-hearted nature, reflecting a male fantasy of female desire. I wish it did. Feb 26, Shelley added it.

The Feel-Good Feminism of ‘Even Cowgirls Get the Blues’ – The Millions

This sentence is made of ice. And you meet gorgeous, prophetic, fictive strangers and have incredibly intense experiences with them and feel like you’re in a movie and novel and a rock song and love them perfectly because you know you won’t ever see them again? Jones is one of those.

I believe in nothing. It is only when she gets close to the Rubber Rose Ranch, that is precisely in front of the road sign “Entering Sisters” that she discovers the sexuality of her thumbs that is when she masturbates. As a yom, these concepts cannot be separated anymore.


To ask other readers questions about Even Cowgirls Get the Bluesplease sign up. So, I was alternately grossed out and bored. The book was also a huge disappointment for me since I saw the movie and loved it.

One senses that Jones’s imaginative generosity would be constrained if he paid more mind to increasing his literary status than developing his characters and telling their stories. Use the HTML below. Oh, and there’s a made-up noble Robvins tribe doing some made-up, noble, nonsensical shit.

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I don’t want to pretend this book is flawless. Open Preview See a Problem? When I was 17, my friend snuck me into a club in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Because Tom Robbins is a sexist ass and can’t help proving it every other page or so, just in case you didn’t believe him rpbbins first hundred or so times he tried to make that patently clear.

This sentence is a wino and doesn’t care who knows it. Jan 19, Sarah rated it it was amazing.

Was he threatened by what he created? I can read this one over and over.