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But even though he's obviously out to shock, Solondz also wants to appear sensitive, to make the pain of his dysfunctional characters' missed connections and unsatisfying perversities palpable.
He concludes that the Iranian revolution's "worst perversities may actually be behind it, while the reckoning for the U.
The sculpture's polymorphous perversities apparently fit comfortably into the students' syllabus; but the couple's lack of inhibition is causing red faces and mental lapses.
It certainly would be unfair, in debating heterosexual marriage, to focus on heterosexual perversities.
The latest volume of his work, the first collection of Kempton since 1963, is Rebellions, Perversities, and Main Events, which brings together writings from the Post, Newsday, The New York Review of Books, and other publications.