The Gentrification of the Mind: Witness to a Lost Imagination
"This bracing, powerful, and well-reasoned work reaffirms the author's stature as a distinctive American woman of letters... Highly recommended."--Library Journal "The book that's inspired me more than any other this year is Sarah Schulman's Gentrification of the Mind: Witness to a Lost Imagination, a razor-sharp memoir of New York in the heyday of the AIDS crisis."--Slate "Teeming with ideas, necessary commentary, refreshing connections and examination of the status quo."--Lambda Literary "A brilliant critique of contemporary culture... This is the most important book of the year."--Cult Mtl "Schulman's personal recollections... are sharp and vivid."--Gay & Lesbian Review/Worldwide
Sarah Schulman, Distinguished Professor of English at CUNY, Staten Island, is the author of nine novels, five books of nonfiction, plays, and films.