Monday, 22 February 2016

The contract for parking had been enforced with such lack of sensitivity, such aggressive pursuit of the officially non-existent quotas and bonuses, such a festival of clamped and towed residents, such a bonanza of gotcha! tickets and removals, such an orgy of unjust, malicious, erroneous, and just plain wrong parking tickets, that in local elections it had cost the incumbent council control of the borough not once but twice. (John Lanchester)

If you are running out of time for the meeting on 3rd March to discuss Part Three of John Lanchester’s Capital, here are the storylines for you to concentrate on just two or three. 


STORYLINES
CHAPTERS
The mystery
64, 66, 68, 72, 86
Roger’s story
67, 78, 79, 84, 85, 88, 89
Shahid’s story
64, 65, 68, 69, 70, 71, 75, 76, 80, 81, 82, 86, 90, 91
Quentina’s story
72, 73, 87
Zbigniew’s story
67, 74, 83
Smitty’s story
66
Freddy’s story
68, 77

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