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Savage Art: A Biography of Jim Thompson

Savage Art: A Biography of Jim Thompson

by Robert Polito

Editeur : Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780679733522
Broché: 560
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Taille du fichier: 14 Mb
Date d'affichage: 2021-01-14

La description:

Robert Polito recounts Thompson's relationship with his father, a disgraced Oklahoma sheriff, with the women he adored in life and murdered on the page, with alcohol, would-be censors, and Hollywood auteurs. Unrelenting and empathetic, casting light into the darker caverns of our collective psyche, Savage Art is an exemplary homage to an American original. A National Book Critics Circle Award winner. 57 photos. Polito gives readers the man and his worlds and the real people behind his fictional creations. He addresses Thompson's Wobblie and Communist Party life, his involvement with the "true crime" magazines of the thirties, the pulp fiction houses of the fifties, ...