City Boy: My Life in New York During the 1960s and '70s

Edmund White

Groundbreaking literary icon Edmund White displays on his outstanding existence in ny in an period whilst the town was once economically devastated yet incandescent with paintings and ideas. White struggles to realize literary attractiveness, witnesses the increase of the homosexual rights flow, and has memorable encounters with luminaries from Elizabeth Bishop to William Burroughs, Susan Sontag to Jasper Johns. Recording his objectives and needs, recalling fanatics and literary heroes, White monitors the wit, candor, and generosity that experience outlined his specified voice over the decades.

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