Art and Madness

A Memoir of Lust Without Reason

by Anne Richardson Roiphe

Hardcover, 220 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $24.95 | purchase

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Art and Madness
A Memoir of Lust Without Reason
Anne Richardson Roiphe

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Chronicles the National Book Award-nominated author's 1950s early adulthood during which she was compelled to set aside her career goals to support her playwright husband and make painful sacrifices in service to a circle of male artists, including George Plimpton, Norman Mailer and William Styron.