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 Non Fiction

Series:Penguin Modern Classics Ser.

'A dazzling intellectual performance' VogueAgainst Interpretation was Susan Sontag's first collection of essays and made her name as one of the most incisive thinkers of our time. Sontag was among the first critics to write about the intersection between ... read more

Against Interpretation and Other Essays
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 General Fiction

Series:Penguin Classics Ser.

Set in Greenwich Village, Harlem, and France, among other locales, Another Country is a novel of passions--sexual, racial, political, artistic--that is stunning for its emotional intensity and haunting sensuality, depicting men and women, blacks and whites, stripped of their... read more

Another Country
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 Gay & Bi Male Fiction

Series:Penguin Modern Classics Ser.

Conspirators plot to explode a train carrying nerve gas. A perfect servant suddenly reveals himself to be the insidious Dr. Fu Manchu. Science-fantasy wars, racism, corporate capitalism, drug addiction, and various medical and psychiatric horrors all play their parts in this mosaiclike, experimental n... read more

Exterminator!
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 Gay & Bi Male Fiction

Series:Penguin Modern Classics Ser.

James Baldwin's groundbreaking novel about love and the fear of love is set among the bohemian bars and nightclubs of 1950s Paris.
 
David is a young American expatriate who has just proposed marriage to his girlfriend, Hella. While she is away on a trip... read more

Giovanni's Room
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 Gay & Bi Male Fiction

Series:Penguin Modern Classics Ser.

James Baldwin's electrifying first novel. 'I had to deal with what hurt me most. I had to deal with my father.' Drawing on James Baldwin's own boyhood in a religious community in 1930s Harlem, his first novel tells the story of young Johnny Grimes. Johnny is dest... read more

Go Tell It on the Mountain
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Series:Penguin Modern Classics Ser.

"Aids and its Metaphors", the sequel, is obviously written in the light of the Aids crisis. Sontag states that our metaphors for Aids and its effects may be damaging; they suggest an apocalypse in personal and social terms, and therefore threaten not only the victims of the disease but all of society.

Illness as Metaphor and AIDS and Its Metaphors: AND AIDS and Its Metaphors
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 Gay & Bi Male Fiction

Series:Penguin Modern Classics Ser.

In her magnificent novel, Marguerite Yourcenor recreates the life and death of one of the great rulers of the ancient world. The Emperor Hadrian, aware his demise is imminent, writes a long valedictory letter to Ma... read more

Memoirs of Hadrian: And Reflections on the Composition of Memoirs of Hadrian
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 Lesbian & Bi Fiction

Series:Penguin Modern Classics Ser.

My ntonia is a novel published in 1918 by American writer Willa Cather, considered one of her best works. It is the final book of her "prairie trilogy" of novels, preceded by O Pioneers and The Song of the Lark. The novel tells the stories of an orphaned boy from Virginia, Jim... read more

October 2018

My Antonia
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 Gay & Bi Male Fiction

Series:Penguin Modern Classics Ser.

Since its original publication in Paris in 1959, Naked Lunch has become one of the most important novels of the twentieth century. Exerting its influence on the relationship of art and obscenity, it is one of the books that redefined not just literature but American culture. Fo... read more

Naked Lunch
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 Gay & Bi Male Fiction

Series:Penguin Clothbound Classics Ser.

A cultural landmark and the most shocking novel in the English language, Naked Lunchis an exhilarating ride into the darkest recesses of the human psyche. An unnerving tale of an addict unmoored in New York, Tangier, and ultimately a nightmarish wasteland know... read more

November 2016

Naked Lunch: The Restored Text
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 General Fiction

Series:Penguin Twentieth Century Classics Ser.

"The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" is considered by many to be the greatest of all American novels. This sequel to Twain's "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer," is a first person narrative told by its title character. The novel picks up where "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" leaves off. Huck Finn who is now... read more

Night (Penguin Modern Classics)
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 LGBTI & Queer Studies

Series:Penguin Modern Classics Ser.

In an age of Black Lives Matter, James Baldwin's essays on life in Harlem, the protest novel, movies, and African Americans abroad are as powerful today as when they were first written. With documentaries like I Am Not Your Negro bringing renewed interest to Baldwin's... read more

January 2018

Notes of a Native Son
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