Naked at lunch

a reluctant nudist"s adventures in the clothing-optional world by Mark Haskell Smith

Publisher: Grove Press in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 310 Downloads: 337
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  • Social life and customs,
  • Nudism,
  • Nudists,
  • Nudist camps,
  • Travel,
  • History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementMark Haskell Smith
The Physical Object
Pagination310 p.
Number of Pages310
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27182832M
ISBN 100802123511
ISBN 109780802123510

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The title is a sly wink at the book’s massive girth—it’s 1,plus pages in most editions—but the reference to Hamlet is well-earned; moreover, it’s a damn funny book.Writing Naked Lunch seemed to be one way for him to work toward accepting his romantic and sexual interest in men.

The book did, and was, a lot more than that, though. In it, Burroughs goes beyond the typical confessional style beloved of the Beats.His new book, Naked at Lunch, is a history of organized nudism combined with a layman's guide to the clothing-optional world.

He spoke to Brent about his experiences, from nudist cruises and beach.