DIGITAL BREAKUPS. AN EPIC JOURNEY. A FIGHT FOR DEMOCRACY.
“Disco Sour is a hallucinatory trip through a future which feels just a phone-swipe away. There are notes of Pynchon, Stross, Heller and Stephenson here, but this is very much Porcaro’s book. It’s wildly inventive, scarily plausible, and it’s also very, very funny.”
A dating app addict politician embarks on an existential odyssey to save democracy from tinderpolitics.
In the aftermath of a continental civil-war, nation-states have collapsed, the European Union™ holds on, preventing anarchy. Bastian Balthazar Bux is a leading member of The Federation®, the European network of civil society and local governments. He has just been unexpectedly dumped through an app and he discovers that Nathan Ziggy Zukowsky, the alleged illegitimate son of Roman Polanski, is planning to sell a tinder-like app that is meant to replace elections.Buy the book
Will Bastian stop Polanski’s son from selling his tinderpolitics app? Will he find a way to deal with breakups?
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DISCO SOUR portraits a tech-addict generation, working obsessively, all-time connected but struggling with feelings and relationships.
DISCO SOUR is an act of political activism. After all, if we can’t imagine multiple future scenarios for Europe how do we expect to build a better one?
DISCO SOUR is an epic journey with a unique soundtrack, a fight for democracy, and a collection of fragments from a modern lover’s discourse.