clubbish

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clubbish

(ˈklʌbɪʃ)
adj
clubby
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Adj.1.clubbish - effusively sociable; "a clubbish set"; "we got rather clubby"
sociable - inclined to or conducive to companionship with others; "a sociable occasion"; "enjoyed a sociable chat"; "a sociable conversation"; "Americans are sociable and gregarious"
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Actual art-world figures and venues, referred to casually, serve as wallpaper and mood music: A fictitious artwork might be discussed in relation to Damien Hirst; the gallery known as "303" is mentioned clubbishly in dialogue.
In appearance Niccola would seem to be the absolute opposite of the norm in contemporary American coffee outlets: it has no take-out business, as this is not yet known in Spain (or in most of Europe); instead of bright cheer it has an underground, counterculture feel to it; as opposed to coziness, it is clubbishly cool and sexy.
Debates with authority are somewhat clubbishly carried on with fellow critics of Amis; the dilemmas expounded (notwithstanding an illuminating section on Take A Girl Like You) are less textual than moral, less about reading and writing life than trying to live the damn thing with some semblance of logic, justice, authenticity, purpose, or love, before it ends.