Depending on which reviews you read, Michel Houellebecq is either a novelist of ideas and an original thinker, or he’s a blowhard contrarian and polemicist. I know which side of the fence I’m on.
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Length of Read:Medium
Might appeal to people who enjoyed…
Houllebecq writes good speculative fiction. The fact that it has the power to upset some people says rather a lot about the prevailing intellectual orthodoxy.
One thing you’ve learned
That the future might look a lot like the past.