Biographies & Memoirs

The Devil at Large: Erica Jong on Henry Miller

The Devil at Large: Erica Jong on Henry Miller

In the perfect match of author and subject, poet and novelist Erica Jong charts the life and legacy of Henry Miller, the archetypal sensualist whose notorious Tropic of Cancer and subsequent books ultimately changed the boundaries of literature.

Introduction: Why Henry Miller?

Chapter 1. Born Hungry: Henry and Me

Chapter 2. Henry Hero

Chapter 3. Just a Brooklyn Boy

Chapter 4. Crazy Cock in the Land of Fuck

Chapter 5. The Last Man on Earth

Chapter 6. Heart Filled with Light: Big Sur, Earthly Paradise, and After

Chapter 7. Must We Burn Henry Miller? Miller and the Feminist Critique

Chapter 8. Sexomania/Sexophobia, or, Sex-Libris

Chapter 9. Why Must We Read Miller? Miller as Sage

Chapter 10. An Imaginary Dialogue

Afterword

Letters

End Note

Notes

Annotated Bibliography

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