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About My Life and the Kept Woman: A Memoir

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In a candid memoir, the literary luminary and author of City of Night describes growing up Mexican-American in the racially divided city of El Paso, Texas, reflecting on his fascination with a notorious kept woman, his ethnic heritage, and his growing understanding of his sexual differences. Reader's Guide available. Reprint.

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Gore Vidal has hailed John Rechy as one of the few original American writers of the last century, and Michael Cunningham has called him an

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ISBN:
9781555848118
Publisher:
Grove Press
Subject:
Gay Studies
Author:
John Rechy
Author:
Rechy, John
Subject:
Personal Memoirs
Subject:
BIO026000
Subject:
Specific Groups - Male Gay Studies
Subject:
Biography - General
Subject:
Gay and Lesbian-History and Biography
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : Personal Memoirs
Subject:
Social Science : Gay Studies
Publication Date:
March 2009
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English
Pages:
384

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History and Social Science » Ethnic Studies » Hispanic American Studies

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