The dangerous joy of Dr. Sex and other true stories /

A collection of literary essays - most of which have appeared in "The New York Times Magazine" and "The Boston Globe Magazine"--Documents the stories of visionaries bent on remaking the world, for better or for worse

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Kennedy, Pagan, 1962-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Santa Fe [N.M.] : Santa Fe Writers Project, ©2008.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Copyright; INTRODUCTION; Contents; SECTION 1:Visionaries; The Dangerous Joy of Dr. Sex; Genius on Two Dollars a Day; Bird Brain; The Strongest Woman in the World; Battery-Powered Brain; Vermin Supreme Wants to Be Your Tyrant; The Chemist in the Desert; One Room, Three-Thousand Brains; The Mystic Mechanic; The Ballad of Conor Oberst; How to Make (Almost) Anything; What We Mean By Freedom; SECTION 2:First Person:Stories From My Own Life; Boston Marriage; The Encyclopedia of Scorpions; Off Season.