Antje Rávik Strubel talks with Cristina Vezzaro
Adina, who grew up on the Czech-Polish border, leaves her small village to study in Berlin. She meets a fascinating photographer there and navigates the Bohemian culture. In the wake of a sexual assault, she flees to Helsinki, where she tries to rebuild her life with Leonides, an activist and member of the European Parliament. But when her attacker reappears, the horror of the past returns and the protagonist fights back with what she carries inside herself. She is the last of the Mohicans.