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Author Manrique, Jaime, 1949-

Title Eminent maricones : Arenas, Lorca, Puig, and me / Jaime Manrique.

Publication Info. Madison : The University of Wisconsin Press, [1999]


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 Axe JSTOR Open Ebooks  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (ix, 116 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Living out
Living out.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "Jaime Manrique weaves into his own memoir the lives of three important twentieth-century Hispanic writers: the Argentine Manuel Puig, author of Kiss of the Spider Woman; the Cuban Reinaldo Arenas, author of Before Night Falls; and Spanish poet and playwright Federico García Lorca"--Publisher's description.
"For the first time, in riveting and eloquent detail, Jaime Manrique describes the final days of his mentors, Manuel Puig and Reinaldo Arenas, both of whom died in tragic circumstances due to AIDS. Manrique also reveals Federico Garcia Lorca's struggle with homophobia and that poet's relationship with an American boyfriend."--Jacket
Contents 1. Legs: A Memoir of Childhood and Adolescence -- 2. Manuel Puig: The Writer as Diva-- 3. The Last Days of Reinaldo Arenas: A Sadness as Deep as the Sea -- 4. Federico Garcia Lorca and Internalized Homophobia -- 5. The Other Jaime Manrique: A Dead Soul -- 6. Nowadays.
Note Print version record.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Language English.
Subject Manrique, Jaime, 1949-
Manrique, Jaime, 1949- -- Friends and associates.
Puig, Manuel.
Arenas, Reinaldo, 1943-1990.
García Lorca, Federico, 1898-1936.
Manrique, Jaime, 1949-
Manrique, Jaime, 1949-
Manrique, Jaime, 1949-. (NL-LeOCL)186674554
Arenas, Reinaldo, 1943-1990. (NL-LeOCL)069220603
García Lorca, Federico , 1898-1936. (NL-LeOCL)068284802
Puig, Manuel , 1932-1990. (NL-LeOCL)069282250
Arenas, Reinaldo.
Puig, Manuel.
García Lorca, Federico.
Manrique, Jaime.
Authors, Colombian -- 20th century -- Biography.
Authors, Spanish American -- 20th century -- Biography.
Authors, Argentine -- 20th century -- Biography.
Authors, Cuban -- 20th century -- Biography.
Authors, Spanish -- 20th century -- Biography.
Gay men -- Latin America -- Biography.
Gay men -- Spain -- Biography.
Gay authors -- Biography.
AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Biography.
Internalized homophobia.
Écrivains colombiens -- 20e siècle -- Biographies.
Écrivains homosexuels -- Biographies.
Écrivains hispano-américains -- 20e siècle -- Biographies.
Écrivains espagnols -- 20e siècle -- Biographies.
Homosexuels masculins -- Amérique latine -- Biographies.
Homosexuels masculins -- Espagne -- Biographies.
Écrivains argentins -- 20e siècle -- Biographies.
Écrivains cubains -- 20e siècle -- Biographies.
Sidéens -- Biographies.
18.33 Spanish-American literature. (NL-LeOCL)077612132
18.32 Spanish literature. (NL-LeOCL)077612124
LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- Spanish & Portuguese.
Gay authors
Authors, Colombian
Authors, Spanish
Authors, Spanish American
Gay men
Latin America
AIDS death and dying.
Men's friendships.
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form Biography.
autobiographies (literary works)
Gay autobiographies.
LGBTQ+ autobiographies.
Other Form: Print version: Manrique, Jaime, 1949- Eminent maricones. Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, 1999 9780299161842 (DLC) 98049022 (OCoLC)40193754
ISBN 9780299161835 (electronic bk.)
0299161838 (electronic bk.)
0299161803 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780299161804 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780299161897 (electronic bk.)
0299161897 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000052942910
DEBBG BV043121178
DEBSZ 421693509
NZ1 13867613

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