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Isherwood on writing

Author: Christopher Isherwood; James J Berg
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the 1960s, Christopher Isherwood gave an unprecedented series of lectures at California universities on the theme "A Writer and His World". During this time Isherwood, who would liberate the memoir and become the founding father of modern gay writing, spoke openly for the first time about his craft, on writing for film, theater, and novels, and on spirituality. Isherwood on Writing brings these public addresses  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986.
Isherwood on writing.
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2007
(DLC) 2007031467
(OCoLC)164570484
Named Person: Christopher Isherwood; Christopher Isherwood; Christopher Isherwood
Material Type: Biography, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Isherwood; James J Berg
ISBN: 9780816661053 0816661057
OCLC Number: 228859795
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 274 p.) : ill.
Responsibility: Christopher Isherwood ; edited by James J. Berg ; foreword by Claude J. Summers.

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In the 1960s, Christopher Isherwood gave an unprecedented series of lectures at California universities on the theme "A Writer and His World". During this time Isherwood, who would liberate the memoir and become the founding father of modern gay writing, spoke openly for the first time about his craft, on writing for film, theater, and novels, and on spirituality. Isherwood on Writing brings these public addresses together to reveal a distinctly, and surprisingly, American Isherwood. Given.

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