Genet: A Biography

Genet: A Biography

Edmund White

Language: English

Pages: 800

ISBN: 0679754792

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub

A meticulously researched biography of Jean Genet, one of France's most notorious writers. Acclaimed novelist and essayist Edmund White illuminates Genet's experiences in the worlds of crime, homosexuality, politics, and high culture, and gives a compelling analysis of Genet's plays, novels, and essays. Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography.

















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