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Gentleman Junkie

Gentleman Junkie

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Published by ereads.com in New York .
Written in English


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FormatE-book
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Open LibraryOL24292031M
ISBN 10075922983X, 0759263485

  Bold and uncompromising, Gentleman Junkie and Other Stories of the Hung-up Generation is a watershed moment in Harlan Ellison’s early writing career. Rather than dealing in speculative fiction, these twenty-five short stories directly tackle issues of discrimination, injustice, bigotry, and oppression by the : Open Road Media. Junkie: Confessions of an Unredeemed Drug Addict (originally titled Junk, later released as Junky) is a novel by American beat generation writer William S. Burroughs, published initially under the pseudonym William Lee in His first published work, it is semi-autobiographical and focuses on Burroughs' life as a drug user and dealer. It has come to be considered a seminal text on the.

These authors included the likes of Murakami Ryu, Hunter S. Thompson, and in a vague way Murakami Haruki, but at the time the most important author he introduced me to was William S Burroughs and especially the Gentleman Junkie's morphine-soaked first novel Junky which was originally released in due to the considerable pushing, no pun. Samuel R. Delany published his first novel, The Jewels of Aptor, at the age of hout his storied career, he has received four Nebula Awards and two Hugo Awards, and in his novel Dark Reflections won the Stonewall Book Award. He was inducted into the Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame in , named a Grand Master by the Science Fiction Writers of America in , and in.

The book Gentlemen written by Michael Northrop is a fiction and also a thriller. This book is brutally real about challenges that occur in the lives of teenagers that are in many ways neglected. The theme of this book is how friendships can suffer and even break when put under a lot of stress and pressure/5(). Edited by Eleanor Lanahan. Essays by Peter Kurth and Jane Livingston. Published by Harry N Abrams, First edition. Hardcover, cloth. pp. illus. including in color. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket, small chip foot of rear panel at spine, light edgewear. “In addition to Zelda’s paintings, drawings, and constructions, many bibliographical photographs, artifacts, letters.


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"Gentleman Junkie" is a collection of dark stories dealing more with the real world than you usually find in Ellison's more famous works of speculative fiction. These are stories about racial prejudice, drug addiction, juvenile delinquency, anti-Semitism, Since we are talking Harlan Ellison there is really no reason to engage in any advocacy.4/5.

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