The Resource The weeping woman : a novel, (ebook)

The weeping woman : a novel, (ebook)

Label
The weeping woman : a novel
Title
The weeping woman
Title remainder
a novel
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A writer resembling Zo<U+00da> Vald<U+00da>s-a Cuban exile living in Paris with her husband and young daughter-is preparing a novel on the life of Dora Maar, one of the most promising artists in the Surrealist movement until she met Pablo Picasso. The middle-aged Picasso was already the god of the art world's avant-garde. Dora became his lover, muse, and ultimately, his victim. She became The Weeping Woman captured in his famous portrait, the mistress he betrayed with other mistress-muses, and their affair ended with her commitment to an asylum at the hands of Picasso's friends. The writer's research centers on a mysterious trip to Venice that Dora took fifteen years later, in the company of two young gay men who were admirers of Picasso, including the biographer James Lord. After this episode, Dora cut off contact with the world and secluded herself in her Paris apartment until her death. "After Picasso, God," she would say. What happened in Venice? The more the writer investigates, the more she finds herself implicated in a story of passion taken to the extremes. In The Weeping Woman, prize-winning novelist Zo<U+00da> Vald<U+00da>s narrates the journey of a woman who would do anything and everything for love
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Midwest
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1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Valdés, Zoé
Dewey number
863/.64
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Maar, Dora
  • Picasso, Pablo
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
The weeping woman : a novel, (ebook)
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Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781628726299
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12357836
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12357836
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The weeping woman : a novel, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781628726299
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12357836
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12357836
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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