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Writing Under the Influence : Alcohol and the Works of 13 American Authors - (Paperback)

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This b&w illustrated work for general readers and students provides profiles of 13 American writers who had trouble with alcohol. Biographical entries explain how their alcoholism affected their writing, how their problems developed, how they kept it a secret, and how they tried to cure or treat it. Writers profiled include Dorothy Parker, William Faulkner, John Cheever, Carson McCullers, Charles Bukowski, Anne Sexton, and Raymond Carver. The book contains b&w photos of writers and photos from films or stage plays. Annotation ©2018 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 229
Genre: Literary Criticism, Biography + Autobiography
Format: Paperback
Publisher: McFarland Publishing
Author: Aubrey Malone
Language: English
Street Date: November 6, 2017
TCIN: 51740206
UPC: 9781476667409
Item Number (DPCI): 248-30-6934
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