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By Jamie M. Carr

ISBN-10: 0415762928

ISBN-13: 9780415762922

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This book maps Christopher Isherwood's highbrow and aesthetic reflections from the past due Thirties throughout the past due Seventies. Drawing at the queer concept of Eve Sedgwick and the moral conception of Michel Foucault, Carr illuminates Isherwood's post-war improvement of a queer ethos via his concentrate on the cultured, social, and old politics of the Nineteen Thirties in his novels Prater Violet (1945), The global within the Evening (1954), and Down There on a Visit (1962), and in his memoir, Christopher and His variety: 1929–1939 (1976).

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