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Holy Skirts

by Rene Steinke

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24252849M
ISBN 109780061669811, 9780061734519, 9780061669828

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Holy Skirts book author, however, focuses on the Baroness's efforts to have her poems recognized /5(5). Holy Skirts was a finalist for the National Book Award. Steinke's writing has also appeared in The New York Times, Vogue, Bookforum, Triquarterly, and in anthologies.

She Rene Steinke's most recent novel, Friendswood, will be published in August with Holy Skirts book Books/5(45). National Book Foundation > Books > Holy Skirts. Holy Skirts Finalist, National Book Awards for Fiction. ISBN William Morrow & Co. René Steinke.

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Holy Skirts upholds this fragmenting vision of the artist, but not with what Elsa herself would brand “fake melancholy.” As she poses for painters and plays herself on New York’s streets, her art passes as a rumor against the relief of artistic posers and boys going off to war.

Holy Skirts A Novel of a Flamboyant Woman Who Risked All for Art by Rene Steinke. ebook. Sign up to save your library. Kindle Book OverDrive Read Adobe EPUB eBook KB; Rene Steinke (Author) René Steinke is the author of The Fires.

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She is the author of three novels: The Fires (), Holy Skirts (), and Friendswood ().Holy Skirts, a novel based on the life of the Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven, was a finalist for the National Book Award.

Her essays and articles have appeared in The New York Times, Vogue, O: the Oprah Magazine, Bookforum, and elsewhere.

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