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Author LinkDietz, Dan.
Title LinkTempodyssey / by Dan Dietz.
Variant Title Temp odyssey
Imprint New York : Dramatists Play Service, c2007.
Description 61 p. ;  20 cm.
Type of Material Book
Summary ""It wasn’t me. It was the black hole." With these words, a temp worker named Genny launches us on an epic, fantastical journey through corporate America, Appalachia, astrophysics and beyond. Tempodyssey tells the story of a young woman who’s convinced she’s the goddess of death. Fleeing the imminent creation of a black hole on one side of the country, she lands smack in the middle of a bomb manufacturing company on the other. Her only hope lies in the unlikely guise of a nameless temp who considers himself immortal. Can he help Genny cast off her dark mythology once and for all? Or will she explode, taking all of downtown Seattle with her? Dan Dietz melds the absurdity of contemporary cubicle life with the epic poetics of Greek mythology, and the results are hilarious, horrifying and ultimately uplifting."--P. [4] of cover.
Subject LinkTemporary employees -- Drama.
LinkFate and fatalism -- Drama.

System Number 000673797
ISBN Link0822222310

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