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Eminent Maricones: Arenas, Lorca, Puig, and Me
Jaime Manrique weaves into his own memoir the lives of three important twentieth-century Hispanic writers: the Argentine Manuel Puig, author of Kiss of the Spider Woman; the Cuban Reinaldo Arenas, author of Before Night Falls; and Spanish poet and playwright Federico García Lorca. Manrique celebrates the lives of these heroic writers who were made outcasts for both their h ...more
Hardcover, 128 pages
Published April 19th 1999 by University of Wisconsin Press
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Maravilloso libro. Y lo es en parte por la -valga la redundancia- maravillosa forma de escribir de Manrique. Detalles hermosos, duros, geniales de su propia vida, nos develan a un escritor homosexual que, a la vez, narra la vida de otros tres escritores homosexuales grandes y talentosos: Manuel Puig, Reinaldo Arenas y Federico García Lorca.
Jaime Manrique (16 June 1949 - ) Colombian American author, poet, and journalist.More about Jaime Manrique...