28 April 2021, The Tablet

Nomadland: A survival guide to the American West


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Nomadland: A survival guide to the American West

Widowed and childless, Fern (Frances McDormand) joins the world of the dispossessed

 

Nomadland is a big movie. Based on the eponymous book by Jessica Bruder, it explores the full meaning of Bruder’s subtitle: Surviving America in the Twenty-First Century.

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