Quentin Crisp Quips

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 The old queen speaks out on his nearly 90 years of camp.   A long time ago, according to 88-year-old raconteur Quentin Crisp—one of the English-speaking world’s most visible homosexuals and a man renowned for rarely turning down party invitations—people … Continued

Love Amid Decay: Marguerite Duras

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The Lover, by Marguerite Duras “I am worn out with desire for Helene Lagonelle. I am worn out with desire.”   The 1984 novel, L’Amant , by one of France’s most esteemed writers, Marguerite Duras, is a ravishingly beautiful work of art. … Continued

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