Wayne Koestenbaum

Portrait Wayne Koestenbaum
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Wayne Koestenbaum is a New York poet and cultural critic. He studied at Harvard, received a Ph.D. at Princeton and writes for journals such as the »London Review of Books«, »New York Magazine« and the »Times Magazine«. Koestenbaum has published one novel, a biography of Andy Warhol, five volumes of poetry, prose and essays, often with commentary on intellectual debates within the queer community. Among his books translated into German is »Jackie O.« (1997).

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