Author: Paul Russell
Publisher: Stonewall Inn Editions; First Edition edition (September 9, 2000)
Category: Literature & Fiction
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Mr. Paul Russell's well written exploration of growing up, growing old, marriage, morality, situational ethics, friendship, love and passion is one of the best reads I've enjoyed
Ships from and sold by jrbooks7. Only 15 left in stock (more on the way). Mr. Paul Russell's well written exploration of growing up, growing old, marriage, morality, situational ethics, friendship, love and passion is one of the best reads I've enjoyed. The prose is somewhat dense at times, but the characters are nicely three dimensional and the plot is intriguing. It's sometimes harrowing but always humanely presented.
109 quotes from Paul Russell: 'Just because you pretend the universe doesn't have teeth doesn't mean you won't get eaten in the en., 'It is Halloween . I wanted to come out as something beautiful. None of this witch stuff for me., 'It is Halloween, he explains coyly. My God, don’t we spend our whole life as witches?', and 'When he got a story urge, there was nothing to do but grab a pen and write. Otherwise it was too much like getting a hard-on and not jerking of.
The Coming Storm book. Set against the backdrop of a traditional boys' school in upstate. Paul Russell went on to win the Ferro-Grumley Award for The Coming Storm in 2000 (and for a second time in 2012 for The Unreal Life of Sergey Nabokov, a much different novel that marks the true skill and depth of this remarkable writer). I was a bit leery about reading this as I kept on thinking of a gay version of Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov. However, Russell’s classically simple story of a I am amazed at how topical and incendiary this novel remains 15 years after its publication in 1999.
The Coming Storm is a 1999 novel by Paul Russell. The Coming Storm is set on the campus of a boys' ry school in upstate New York. Tracy Parker, a 25-year-old, is hired as an English teacher by the headmaster Louis Tremper. Tracy has a sexual relationship with a troubled 15-year-old student. The novel touches on the transience of youth, the challenges of illegal or unconventional love, and the tragedy of sexual obsession.
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Paul Russell is the author of three novels-The Salt Point, Boys of Life, and Sea of Tranquillity-as well as The Gay 100, a work of non-fiction
Часто встречающиеся слова и выражения. Paul Russell is the author of three novels-The Salt Point, Boys of Life, and Sea of Tranquillity-as well as The Gay 100, a work of non-fiction. He is Professor of English at Vassar College and lives in upstate New York.
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Praise for The Coming Storm. Disaster looms over the characters in Russell's (Sea of Tranquillity) accomplished fourth novel, as repressed and expressed sexualities clash on the sedate campus of a modern-day boys' prep school in upstate New York.
In "The Coming Storm" author Paul Russell has gifted us with a novel rich in character development, moody evocations of time and place, lyrical phrasing and flow of style. a beautiful treatis on contemporary gay life. com User, November 20, 1999. The Coming Storm is a beautifully written quartet of differing voices each encompassing the different ages of gay life
Set against the backdrop of a traditional boys' school in upstate New York, The Coming Storm is a delicately and brilliantly rendered tale that reveals the most closely held secrets of the human heart. Russell's award-winning novel is the story of four interlocking lives - Louis Tremper, the headmaster at the Forge School; his wife Claire; Tracey Parker, a 25-year old gay man and recently hired teacher at the Forge School; and Noah Lathrop III, a troubled student; all of whom struggle with their own inner demons, desires, and conflicted loyalties. When Tracey and Noah become involved in an illicit relationship, dark incidents from the school's past begin colliding with the current growing confusion that all of them must face. Compelling and poignant, this is the finest work yet from one of best contemporary American novelists.