Overview:Worlds Apart: A Memoir - The writer David Plante has kept a diary of his life among the artistic elite for over half a century. It is an extraordinary document, both deeply personal and a rare window onto disappearing worlds. This extracted memoir spans the 1980s, a period of exploration and growth for Plante and his lover Nikos Stangos, a partnership which will endure for forty years.David Plante and Nikos Stangos first made a life together in London in the mid-sixties, when as newcomers they were introduced by Stephen Spender to his circle, connections criss-crossing, dazzlingly, through the air of their adopted city, interconnecting so many admired figures.Now navigating worlds beyond London - from a house-share with Germaine Greer in Tulsa, Oklahoma, to a trip to Jerusalem with Philip Roth; from the loss of parents to the growing spectre of AIDS; and in New York, Umbria, Lucca, the Aegean and rural Ireland - these are stories of expanding horizons and of a deepening and developing love: the challenges of monogamy, the strains of separation, of a growing maturity and awareness - and of what it is to belong.Worlds Apart is a poignant, moving portrait of a relationship and a luminous evocation of a world of writers, poets, artists and thinkers.

This book is on page /88f0ff300130a9332bf7ee8997e69000/book/1603726392-9781408854808. It was written by the following authors: David Plante. Book Worlds Apart: A Memoir, which can be read online, published by the company: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Biography, True Stories. The book was published on 2015-07-02 00:00:00. It has 368 pages and is published in Hardback format and weight 680 g. File for download Worlds Apart: A Memoir has PDF format and is called worlds-apart-a-memoir.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our nottedeiricercatoriaq.it site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.


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