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Author: Adam Klein; Serpent's Tail (Firm),
Publisher: New York ; London : High Risk Books/Serpent's Tail, 1995.
Series: Serpent's Tail high risk books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Six stories featuring gay protagonists. The title story is on the problems acne creates for a man in his love affairs, Undertow is the story of a rape, and in India, the protagonist goes to India to die of aids.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Klein, Adam, 1962-
Medicine burns.
New York ; London : High Risk Books/Serpent's Tail, 1995
(OCoLC)624463914
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Klein; Serpent's Tail (Firm),
ISBN: 1852424036 9781852424039
OCLC Number: 33023436
Description: 168 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Club feet --
Undertow --
The medicine burns --
Keloid --
Dr. K. --
India.
Series Title: Serpent's Tail high risk books.
Responsibility: Adam Klein.

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This collection of stories about gay men aim to shed light on the role of the outsider in a society obsessed with beauty and sex. Klein's protagonists have acne, they have club feet, they are drag  Read more...

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?His direct, economical language hammers these stories home with a single stroke? Publisher?s Weekly ?Harrowing and yet exquisite, unflinching, and compelling? Kirkus Reviews

 
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