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My Avant-Garde Education

Bernard Cooper

‘My response to art was quick, metabolic and revelatory, while my response to sex was a muddle of delayed reactions and missed libidinal signals.’

Bernard Cooper

Bernard Cooper's most recent book is The Bill from My Father. He is the recipient of the PEN/Hemingway Award, and fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts. His work has appeared in five volumes of The Best American Essays series.

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