Free eBook Buddy's: Meditations on Desire download
by Stan Persky
Author: Stan Persky
Publisher: New Star Books; 2 edition (January 1, 1991)
Category: Social Sciences
Subcategory: Social Sciences
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The result is readable, erotic, and innovative. Although "Buddy's" partakes of a literary tradition that extends from Montaigne to Roland Barthes, it is a work that challenges contemporary writing as much as it defines mainstream mores.
Buddy's is a gay bar in Vancouver's West End that opened in the spring of 1982 and closed in the summer of 1988. It was the starting point for this unusually frank and engaging portrait of gay life and gay culture in the late eighties. Shifting effortlessly between autobiography, fiction, and criticism, Buddy's is in turn shocking, erotic, witty, and moving, a study of life in a time of plague.
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Works by or about Stan Persky in libraries (WorldCat catalog). Records of Stan Persky are held by Simon Fraser University's Special Collections and Rare Books. Autobiography of a Tattoo (Vancouver: New Star, 1997). Works by or about Stan Persky in libraries (WorldCat catalog).
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I first read Buddy’s by Stan Persky about 10 years after it had been published. At the time I had just moved to Vancouver from Victoria, where I completed a degree in creative writing and had just started a column for Xtra West entitled Hard Core Homo. Yes, bars can be a literary influence.
Personal Name: Persky, Stan, 1941-. Publication, Distribution, et. Vancouver.
Download PDF book format. Choose file format of this book to download: pdf chm txt rtf doc. Download this format book. National Bibliography Number: C89-91124-X. International Standard Book Number (ISBN): 0919573908 :, 1. 5. Personal Name: Persky, Stan, 1941-.