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Erica Jong

Forfatter af Luft under vingerne

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Erica Jong was born on March 26, 1942. She received a B.A. from Barnard College and a M.A. in 18th Century English Literature from Columbia University. She also attended Columbia University's graduate writing program where she studied poetry. She has written numerous volumes of poetry, novels, and vis mere non-fiction works including Fruits and Vegetables, Fear of Flying, How to Save Your Own Life, Parachutes and Kisses, Sappho's Leap, Seducing the Demon: Writing for My Life, and It Was Eight Years Ago Today (But It Seems Like Eighty). She has received numerous awards including the United Nations Award for Excellence in Literature, Poetry magazine's Bess Hokin Prize, the Deauville Award for Literary Excellence, and the Sigmund Freud Award for Literature. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre

Omfatter også følgende navne: E. JONG, Erica Jong, Erika Jong, Erico Jong, Erica Mann Jong

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Værker af Erica Jong

Luft under vingerne (1973) 3,447 eksemplarer
Kunsten at redde livet (1977) 654 eksemplarer
Sappho's Leap (2003) 379 eksemplarer
Hekse (1981) 373 eksemplarer
Serenissima : en roman fra Venedig (1987) 342 eksemplarer
Faldskærme og kys (1984) 338 eksemplarer
Frit fald : en kvinde-blues (1989) 290 eksemplarer
Fear of Fifty: A Midlife Memoir (1994) 287 eksemplarer
Erindringens d (1997) 202 eksemplarer
Fear of Dying (2015) 189 eksemplarer
Sugar in My Bowl: Real Women Write About Real Sex (2011) — Redaktør — 103 eksemplarer

Associated Works

Jane Eyre (1847) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver58,364 eksemplarer
Fanny Hill : en glædespiges erindringer (1748) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver3,302 eksemplarer
Cries of the Spirit: A Celebration of Women's Spirituality (2000) — Bidragyder — 368 eksemplarer
Drinking, Smoking and Screwing: Great Writers on Good Times (1994) — Bidragyder — 334 eksemplarer
My Little Red Book (2009) — Bidragyder — 162 eksemplarer
The Mark Twain Anthology: Great Writers on His Life and Work (2010) — Bidragyder — 141 eksemplarer
The Other Woman: A Short Novel and Stories (1971) — Forord, nogle udgaver137 eksemplarer
Witches' Brew (2002) — Bidragyder — 126 eksemplarer
Adrienne Rich's Poetry [Norton Critical Edition] (1975) — Bidragyder — 124 eksemplarer
The Penguin Book of Women's Humour (1996) — Bidragyder — 117 eksemplarer
Deep Down: The New Sensual Writing by Women (1988) — Bidragyder — 115 eksemplarer
Poems from the Women's Movement (2009) — Bidragyder — 106 eksemplarer
The Barbie Chronicles: A Living Doll Turns Forty (1999) — Bidragyder — 104 eksemplarer
Fourteen Days: A Collaborative Novel (2022) — Bidragyder — 88 eksemplarer
Neurotica: Jewish Writers on Sex (1999) — Bidragyder — 85 eksemplarer
The Colette Omnibus (1960) — Introduktion — 84 eksemplarer
Nice Jewish Girls: Growing Up in America (1996) — Bidragyder — 78 eksemplarer
In Their Own Voices: A Century of Recorded Poetry (1900) — Introduktion — 74 eksemplarer
Bad Girls: 26 Writers Misbehave (2007) — Bidragyder — 64 eksemplarer
The Jewish Writer (1998) — Bidragyder — 52 eksemplarer
Sexual Revolution (2003) — Forord — 40 eksemplarer
Who We Are: On Being (and Not Being) a Jewish American Writer (2005) — Bidragyder — 26 eksemplarer
Wild Women (1854) — Bidragyder — 23 eksemplarer
Inside Deep Throat [2005 Documentary] (2005) — Self — 17 eksemplarer
Passion: Women on Women (1995) — Fortæller — 3 eksemplarer
Zärtliche Blüten der Lust: Erotische Erzählungen. (1993) — Forfatter — 2 eksemplarer

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Kanonisk navn
Jong, Erica
Juridisk navn
Jong, Erica Mann
Andre navne
Mann, Erica
Fødselsdato
1942-03-26
Køn
female
Nationalitet
USA
Fødested
New York City, New York, USA
Bopæl
New York, New York, USA
Heidelberg, Germany
Uddannelse
Barnard College (BA)
Columbia University (MA)
High School of Music and Art, New York
Erhverv
author
teacher
Relationer
Fast, Jonathan (ex-echtg.)
Jong-Fast, Molly (dochter)
Fast, Howard (voormalige schoonvader)
Organisationer
PEN
Authors League of America
Authors Guild
Dramatists Guild of America
Writers Guild of America
Poetry Society of America (vis alle 9)
National Writers Union
Poets and Writers
Phi Beta Kappa
Agent
Ed Victor
Elizabeth Sheinkman (WME)
Kort biografi
Erica Jong is an American novelist, satirist, and poet, known particularly for her 1973 novel Fear of Flying. The book became famously controversial for its attitudes towards female sexuality and figured prominently in the development of second-wave feminism. According to The Washington Post, it has sold more than 20 million copies worldwide.

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Read as a preadolescent - where did I get my hands on it? A garage sale? My mom's bookshelf? - and would like to re-read as an adult. I was confused by 99% of the book as a kid. But I remember the "zipless fuck" and the dancing penis.
 
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Doodlebug34 | 80 andre anmeldelser | Jan 1, 2024 |
A woman writing about sex, breaking into the old boy's club of American macho novelists.
 
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mykl-s | 80 andre anmeldelser | Aug 13, 2023 |

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Medlemmer
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#2,956
Vurdering
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ISBN
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