Cynthia Carr’s Ground-Breaking David Wojnarowicz Biography is Superb.

There’s a conceit to most biographies.  The biographer does the research, interviews the surviving witnesses and from these often disparate accounts, hobbles together a narrative that bears the imprimatur of omniscience. Cynthia Carr’s new David Wojnarowicz biography is different.  In Fire in the Belly: The Life and Times of David Wojnarowicz, Ms. Carr frequently gives the reader […]