Myra Breckinridge

Af Vidal & Gore
  • Vintage
  • 2019
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  • eng
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  • 9780525566519

The outrageous and immortal, gender-bending and polymorphously perverse, over-the-top, and utterly on-target comic masterpiece from the bestselling author of Burr, Lincoln, and the National Book Award-winning United States. With a new introduction by Camille Paglia&quote;I am Myra Breckinridge, whom no man will ever possess.&quote; So begins the irresistible testimony of the luscious instructor of Empathy and Posture at Buck Loner's Academy of Drama and Modeling. Myra has a secret that only her surgeon shares; a passion for classic Hollywood films, which she regards as the supreme achievements of Western culture; and a sacred mission to bring heteronormative civilization to its knees. Fifty years after its first publication unleashed gales of laughter, delight, and ferocious dissent (&quote;Has literary decency fallen so low?&quote; asked Time), Myra Breckinridge's moment to instruct and delight has once again arrived.