The Muse Is Always Half-Dressed in New Orleans: and Other Essays

The Muse Is Always Half-Dressed in New Orleans: and Other Essays

Andrei Codrescu


In twenty-six essays, Codrescu turns his skeptical, amused gaze to such issues as Plato's influence on American intercourse, the cultural that means of Ed McMahon, baseball's literary underpinnings, his personal notion in a Romanian darkroom, an delicacies below the Ceausescu dictatorship, in addition to to bigger topics, together with the suicide of communism, American tradition and politics, and his followed urban of latest Orleans.

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