by Jennifer Clement
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Jennifer Clement, a friend of artist Jean-Michel Basquiat and his muse Suzanne Mallouk, explores the couple's relationship and the years leading up to Basquiat's death of a drug overdose.
February 9, 2014 In her unconventional memoir, Jennifer Clement writes about the famous artist Jean-Michel Basquiat and his relationship with Suzanne Mallouk — from Mallouk's perspective. Rebecca Walker says it's harrowing, beautiful and utterly riveting.
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