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Rat Bohemia

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Reviews. Rat Bohemia imparts insight into the now extinct underbelly of New York City's urban bohemia that made up the fabric of so many lives in the s and s. By reading it today, it showcases the distinction between the compliance and inaction of today's homogenous inheritors of the city and the fervor and dissent of the former inhabitants who created a vibrant, oppositional, and.

Rat Bohemia won the Ferro-Grumley Award for Lesbian Fiction and was named one of the " Best Gay and Lesbian Novels of All Time" by the Publishing Triangle.

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First published inthis award-winning novel is a bold, achingly honest story set in the “rat bohemia” of New York City, whose. Sarah Schulman is the author of eleven previous books, including eight novels, the latest being The Child ().

As a journalist, her essays have appeared in The New York Times, The Nation, and Interview. Empathy, a highly experimental work, appeared in Her novel Rat Bohemia () received a full page rave review in the New York Times from Edmund White, and was named one of the best LGBT books by the Publishing Triangle.

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