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Self-Consciousness: Memoirs by John Updike

Edmund White

John Updike, like many novelists, liked to hide behind his characters. He even has a...

Edmund White

Edmund White is a novelist and literary critic. He has written some twenty-five books – novels, memoirs, travel books, biographies and essays. He has written on Sartre, Genet, homosexual desire and sex as well as on Proust and Paris. He teaches writing at Princeton and is a contributing editor at Granta.

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