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White girls

£45.00

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SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR

White Girls , Hilton Als's first book since The Women fourteen years ago, finds one of The New Yorker's boldest cultural critics deftly weaving together his brilliant analyses of literature, art, and music with fearless insights on race, gender, and history. The result is an extraordinary, complex portrait of white girls," as Als dubs them-an expansive but precise category that encompasses figures as diverse as Truman Capote and Louise Brooks, Malcolm X and Flannery O'Connor. In pieces that hairpin between critique and meditation, fiction and nonfiction, high culture and low, the theoretical and the deeply personal, Als presents a stunning portrait of a writer by way of his subjects, and an invaluable guide to the culture of our time.

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Signed by the author
Author(s):
Als, Hilton
Condition:
New
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1936365812
ISBN-13:
9781936365814
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
McSweeney's

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About this item

SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR

White Girls , Hilton Als's first book since The Women fourteen years ago, finds one of The New Yorker's boldest cultural critics deftly weaving together his brilliant analyses of literature, art, and music with fearless insights on race, gender, and history. The result is an extraordinary, complex portrait of white girls," as Als dubs them-an expansive but precise category that encompasses figures as diverse as Truman Capote and Louise Brooks, Malcolm X and Flannery O'Connor. In pieces that hairpin between critique and meditation, fiction and nonfiction, high culture and low, the theoretical and the deeply personal, Als presents a stunning portrait of a writer by way of his subjects, and an invaluable guide to the culture of our time.

Added value:
Signed by the author
Author(s):
Als, Hilton
Condition:
New
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1936365812
ISBN-13:
9781936365814
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
McSweeney's

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