The invention of Oscar Wilde (Book, 2021) []
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The invention of Oscar Wilde

The invention of Oscar Wilde

Author: Nicholas Frankel
Publisher: London : Reaktion, 2021
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Takes readers on a journey through Wilde's inventive, provocative life, from his Irish origins - and their public erasure - through his challenges to traditional concepts of masculinity and male sexuality, to his criminal conviction and final years of exile in France

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Genre/Form: biografier
Named Person: Oscar Wilde
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Frankel
ISBN: 9781789144147 1789144140
OCLC Number: 1257406392
Accession No: (DK-870970)39271923
Description: 248 sider : ill.


An exploration of Oscar Wilde's self-creation as a 'work of art'.  Read more...


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'Oscar the man, Oscar the life, Oscar the tragedy, Oscar the standard bearer for art, Irishness, queerness, intellect and wit we all know. But there is Oscar the idea too: the symbol, the Read more...

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