Noon in Paris, Eight in Chicago. / Cowie, Douglas.

United Kingdom : Myriad Editions, 2016. 309 p.

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Noon in Paris, Eight in Chicago. / Cowie, Douglas.

United Kingdom : Myriad Editions, 2016. 309 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

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Cowie, D 2016, Noon in Paris, Eight in Chicago. Myriad Editions, United Kingdom.

APA

Cowie, D. (2016). Noon in Paris, Eight in Chicago. United Kingdom: Myriad Editions.

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Cowie D. Noon in Paris, Eight in Chicago. United Kingdom: Myriad Editions, 2016. 309 p.

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Cowie, Douglas. / Noon in Paris, Eight in Chicago. United Kingdom : Myriad Editions, 2016. 309 p.

BibTeX

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abstract = "Chicago, 1947: on a freezing February night, France’s feminist icon Simone de Beauvoir calls up radical resident novelist Nelson Algren, asking him to show her around. After a whirlwind tour of dive bars, cabarets and the police lockup, the pair return to his apartment on Wabansia Avenue. Here, a passion is sparked that will last for the next two decades.Their relationship intensifies during intoxicating months spent together in Paris and Chicago. But in between are long, anguished periods apart filled with competing desires – lovers old and new, writing, politics, gambling – which ultimately expose the fragility of their unconventional ‘marriage’ and put their devotion to the test.",
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