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By Jonathan Lerner
Jonathan Lerner, a founding member of the elements Underground, attracts on reminiscence and mind's eye to inform an real tale of politics and fervour, idealism and deceit, love, loss and survival.
It’s 1970, the period of transgressive intercourse, psychedelic medicinal drugs and violent revolution.
Alex provides an impassioned speech that incites a dangerous campus insurrection; he and Doug take off at the run. Chicago, Paris, London, Havana. Highways and hideouts, cocktail bars and cruising spots, all-night drives, mystery conferences and a financial institution heist that is going spectacularly wrong... in the meantime Alex involves sees that his pal can by no means supply him what he particularly desires. So he makes use of this clandestine interlude to discover his personal hidden truth.
Pretended identities, twisted secrets and techniques – yet popping out homosexual and full at the different side.
“That lousy year,” Alex will mirror a lot later, “when a benign impulse to remake the area led me to take action many unusual and regrettable things.” this can be a gripping tale of the knotted psychology underneath political motion, and one man’s fight to discover his sincere self.
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Alex Underground by Jonathan Lerner