Partisans: Marriage, Politics, and Betrayal Among the New York Intellectuals
University of Chicago Press, 10 באפר׳ 2001 - 319 עמודים
Combining literary biography with astute reporting and moral insight, David Laskin shows how sex, politics, and art affected relationships among the Partisan Review writers: Mary McCarthy, Edmund Wilson, Philip Rahv, Robert Lowell, Jean Stafford, Elizabeth Hardwick, Hannah Arendt, Allen Tate, Caroline Gordon, and Diana Trilling. It is the women who steal the show with their their groundbreaking work, their harrowing experiences of marriage, abuse, and betrayal, their passion for writing and disdain for feminism, their struggles and achievements.
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PARTISANS: Marriage, Politics, and Betrayal Among the New York Intellectualsביקורת משתמש - Jane Doe - Kirkus
A largely anecdotal account, covering the late 1930s to the late '60s, of what Alfred Kazin called "a tiny incestuous fiefdom": the intellectual couples around the Partisan Review, perhaps the era's ... קרא סקירה מלאה
Partisansביקורת משתמש - Not Available - Book Verdict
The Partisan Review (PR) was arguably the most important intellectual journal of mid-century America. Significant for the high quality of its literary and political writing, PR was also one of the ... קרא סקירה מלאה