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Or, in an entirely different mode, there is the whole long Paris episode in Of Time
and the River recounting Eugene's mystified friendship with the doomed brilliant
homosexual Starwick — but the point, of course, is that it takes him a very long ...
It was one of the first novels to bring into the open a subject latent in American
fiction from its earliest days — homosexuality. The relationship between man and
man, often idealized and never overtly sexual, but involving a virtual exclusion of
Joel repudiates him and turns, instead, to his cousin Randolph, a failed painter
who is homosexual and a transvestite. Joel's attempt to break out into the adult
world of normal relations fails because he is in a sense let down by his partner, ...
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As with the predecessor, 'Tradition and Dream' is just a great piece of literary history. But it's better than the earlier history (which dealt with English fiction until about 1914) for a few reasons ... Read full review
The Southern Novel Between the Wars
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