TITLE

Part Three: Natalie on Gay Life Styles: Gide and the Others

PUB. DATE
August 1992
SOURCE
Perlious Advantage: The Best of Natalie Clifford Barney;1992, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter of the book "A Perilous Advantage: The Best of Natalie Clifford Barney" is presented. It focuses on the life of writer Andre Gide. In his book "The Immoralist," Gide confesses that ever since his honeymoon, he has felt an irresistible attraction toward adolescent boys. His version of the medieval cult of the Madonna and the Lady is characterized by his lack of attention to women in general and to his wife in particular.
ACCESSION #
31762715

 

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