The author of the book: John Preston (Editor)|
Format files: PDF, EPUB
The size of the: 437 KB
Edition: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Date of issue: 3/1/1992
Description of the book "Flesh and the Word: An Anthology of Erotic Writing":In an era of changing attitudes, this ground-breaking anthology offers an exciting selection of gay erotic writing from the early days of pulp paper and underground distribution to today's imaginatively provocative writing. While providing a fascinating look at the course of gay consciousness over the past fifty years, it also PDF, most enthrallingly, offers the best sexually arousing fiction centering on gay men.
Featuring two original tales by Anne Rice, this elegantly written collection also includes such literary luminaries as Edmund White and Alan Hollinghurst, and such legendary cult figures as Larry Townsend and Pat Califia. The stories ePub here range from the nonphysical but highly charged "Brian's Bedroom" by Leigh Rutledge, to the famous, boundary pushing story "Blue Light" by Aaron Travis - a fantasic, haunting piece that explores reversal, compulsion, domination, and otherness in a Texas boarding house. But whether an understated gem or an PDF unforgettable, flamboyant display of sexuality, each of these works has a power of its own, while editor John Preston's commentary places them all in context. This collection of short fiction and nonfiction is for both gay and straight readers who enjoy masterully written erotica. It is at once a cross ePub-section of fine erotic writing, a chronical of gay male sexuality and its growing influence on the culture at large, and an imporatnt addiction to gay literature.
Every story in this anthology is a masterpiece of arousing fiction about gay men. Featuring two original tales by Anne Rice, it PDF also includes the work of such literary luminaries as Edmund White and Alan Hollinghurst, and such legendary cult figures as Larry Townsend and Pat Califia. Advertising in gay publications.