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Title: Mad About the Boy. "The Boy" by Germaine Greer. [review]
Authors: Britain, Ian
Keywords: Australian
Book Reviews
cultural studies
Frank Sinatra
Kurt Cobain
Rudolf Nureyev
Margot Fonteyn
Balanchine / Stravinsky Apollo
Le Jeune Homme et la Mort
Monument for a Dead Boy
Nijinksy's Faun
Edward Burne-Jones
Hugh Douglas Hamilton
Noel Coward
Mad About the Boy
Kenneth Clark
Mae West
Gore Vidal
Myra Breckinridge
Issue Date: Dec-2003
Publisher: Australian Book Review
Citation: Britain, Ian 2003. Mad About the Boy. Review of "The Boy" by Germaine Greer. 'Australian Book Review', No 257, December, 11-12.
Series/Report no.: No 257
Abstract: Taboo - or not taboo? That is the question you soon start asking yourself if you bother with the text of this book and its purported revelations on the subject of ‘male beauty’. It is a stimulating question, but you end up wondering if the publishers, at least, mean you to go to such bother when they’ve hardly gone to any themselves, in the way of editing, to ensure some cogency in their celebrity author’s arguments.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2328/826
ISSN: 0155-2864
Appears in Collections:No 257 - December, 2003 / January, 2004

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