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The Long March by William Styron
The Long March
by William Styron
read in October, 2011
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Read this very quickly-- line by line an excellent meditation on the inanity of war. The narrator, who survived WWII and remained in the Marines as a reserve, is called for duty when Korean War breaks out, making his peacetime prosperity seem like a...more
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Lark & Termite by Jayne Anne Phillips
Lark & Termite
by Jayne Anne Phillips
read in April, 2010
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I got to say, I didn't really dig this book. Jayne Anne, you were phoning it in. Yes, some good turns of phrase, but weak characters, and unsatisfying plot, unlyrical repetition. All around, I gotta give it an "L" for lame. When Solly jumped his moto...more
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The Lotus Eaters by Tatjana Soli
The Lotus Eaters
by Tatjana Soli (Goodreads Author)
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Istanbul by Orhan Pamuk
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Elizabeth rated a book 5 of 5 stars
The Spiritual Journey of Alejandro Jodorowsky by Alejandro Jodorowsky
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Jodorowksy learns from a Zen master Ejo Takata to give up his fear of women and go learn at the knee of Leonora Carrington, dona Magdalena, La Tigressa, and others (lay your sword before the flower, bow down to her...)
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A Question of Power by Bessie Head
A Question of Power
by Bessie Head
read in May, 2009
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Get into the mind of a woman losing hers to a cosmic battle, and dig race, identity, class, and all the other big questions while you're at it. Not for the faint of heart, folks!
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Lowboy by John Wray
Lowboy
by John Wray
read in May, 2009
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A fine and troubling work. Takes place over the course of one day in NYC. Narrator is schizophrenic on the lam in the subway system trying to save the world from global warming by losing his virginity. Wray is the king of the simile, unusual and poet...more
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date: April 21, 2009 05:00PM
location: San Francisco Public Library, 100 Larkin Street (at Grove), San Francisco, CA, The United States
description: Celebrate Queer Literture: Finalists for the 21st Annual Lambda Literary Awards will share poems, fiction, and nonfiction.

Readers include Elizabeth Bradfield, Marcus Ewert & Rex Ray, Daphne Gottlieb, Judy Grahn, Thea Hillman, Kevin Killian, JL Meyer, and others. Hosted by Christopher Rice.

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