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City of Night

"Rechy tells the truth, and tells it with such passion that we are forced to share in the life he conveys. This is a most humbling and liberating achievement."--James Baldwin When John Rechy's explosive first novel appeared in 1963, it marked a radical departure from all other novels of its kind, and gave voice to a subculture that had never before been revealed with such acuity. It earned comparisons to Genet and Kerouac, even as Rechy was personally attacked by scandalized reviewers. Nevertheless, the book became an international best-seller and ushered in a new era of fiction, and fifty years later, it has become a classic. Bold and inventive in style, Rechy is unflinching in his portrayal of one hustling "youngman" and his search for self-knowledge within the neon-lit world of hustlers, drag queens, and the denizens of their world. As the narrator moves from El Paso to Times Square, from Pershing Square to the French Quarter, Rechy delivers a portrait of the edges of America that has lost none of its power to move and exhilarate. "One of the few major American writers whose life is almost as interesting, and meaningful, as his work."--Michael Cunningham "A ground-breaking book . . . observing a whole new array of characters . . . many for the first time in American literature. . . . A classic American novel."--Edmund White, "The New York Review of Books"

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John Rechy is the author of twelve novels, among them the "New York Times" bestseller "Numbers," the "Los Angeles Times" bestsellers "Rushes" and "The Coming of the Night," as well as "The Miraculous Day of Amalia Gomez" and the nonfiction books "The Sexual Outlaw" and "About My Life and the Kept Woman" (all from Grove Press). He has received many awards, including PEN Center USA's Lifetime Achievement Award and the William Whitehead Award for Lifetime Achievement. He lives in Los Angeles
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Einband Taschenbuch
Seitenzahl 400
Erscheinungsdatum 12.11.2013
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-0-8021-2153-0
Verlag Grove/atlantic Inc
Maße (L/B/H) 208/137/36 mm
Gewicht 567
Auflage 5. Auflage von 2000
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