Book Cover Image of PHALLOS by Samuel R. Delany

by Samuel R. Delany

    Publication Date: Oct 31, 2004
    List Price: $14.00
    Format: Paperback, 95 pages
    Classification: Fiction
    ISBN13: 9780917453410
    Imprint: Bamberger
    Publisher: Bamberger
    Parent Company: Bamberger

    Paperback Description:
    Fiction. PHALLOS is the tale of a tale, recounting the pursuit of mystic knowledge throughout the Mediterranean world in the reign of the emperor Hadrian. Filled with wit and erudition - and deeply homoerotic - this is a Lacanian riddle to delight and intrigue the growing number of admirers of Delany’s more recent fiction, Hogg (1995), and The Mad Man (1996). Delany is a novelist, critic, and professor of English at Temple University and has also written an award-winning autobiography, The Motion of Light in Water (1988).