onbeautyLiking the Tomato | Blackheart Magazine
“Now, clearly Zadie Smith intends this sexualization of the character. After all, we’re seeing her through the eyes of Jerome and Howard, two men (father and son, even) who both totally lust after her. But as a young man reading On Beauty, I became incredibly turned on by Victoria. Every description of her oozed with sexual tension…” 

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