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Manuel Puig and the Spider Woman: His Life and Fictions

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Synopsis:

This is the first biography, now available in paperback, of Manuel Puig (1932–1990), Argentinian author of Kiss of the Spider Woman and pioneer of high camp. Suzanne Jill Levine, his principal English translator, draws upon years of friendship as well as copious research and interviews

About the Author

Suzanne Jill Levine is a professor of Latin American literature at the University of California at Santa Barbara and a noted translator of contemporary Latin American literature. A PEN Award recipient, she is the author of several books, including The Subversive Scribe: Translating Latin American Fiction.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780299175740
Author:
Levine, Suzanne Jill
Publisher:
University of Wisconsin Press
Location:
Madison, WI
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
20th century
Subject:
Authors, Argentine
Subject:
Authors, Argentine - 20th century
Subject:
Puig, Manuel
Subject:
Biography-Literary
Edition Description:
1
Series Volume:
6
Publication Date:
20010831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
464
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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This is the first biography, now available in paperback, of Manuel Puig (1932–1990), Argentinian author of Kiss of the Spider Woman and pioneer of high camp. Suzanne Jill Levine, his principal English translator, draws upon years of friendship as well as copious research and interviews

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