FETISH BOOK CLUB
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JANUARY 14TH, 2018
TOM OF FINLAND HOUSE
1421 LAVETA TERRACE
ECHO PARK CA 90026
(July 17, 1914 – March 13, 2009)
an American novelist, short-story writer, poet, and playwright who,
since his debut in 1956, published over a dozen novels,
and many collections of poetry, short stories, and plays.
His work has been translated into more than 30 languages.
In 2013 his short stories were collected in The Complete Short Stories of James Purdy.
He has been praised by writers as diverse as
(who described Purdy as "an authentic American genius"),