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Role Models

Role Models

Author: John Waters
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Role Models is a wild and witty self-portrait of John Waters, America's 'Pope of Trash', told through intimate profiles of his favourite personalities - some famous, some unknown, some criminal, some surprisingly middle of the road. From Esther Martin, owner of the scariest bar in Baltimore, to the playwright Tennessee Williams; from the atheist leader Madalyn Murray O'Hair to the insane martyr Saint Catherine of Siena; from the English novelist Denton Welch to the timelessly appealing singer Johnny Mathis - these are the extreme figures who helped John Waters form his own brand of neurotic happiness. A paean to the power of subversive inspiration that delights, amuses and happily horrifies in equal measure...

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A personal invitation into one of the most unique, perverse, and hilarious artistic minds of our time.
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John Waters is an American filmmaker, actor, writer and visual artist best know for his cult films, including Hairspray (which was later turned into a blockbuster stage show and musical film), Pink Flamingos and Cecil B. DeMented. He lives in Baltimore, Maryland.

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General Fields

  • : 9781472116154
  • : Little, Brown Book Group
  • : Corsair
  • : October 2014
  • : 198mm X 132mm X 21mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 320
  • : 791.430233092
  • : English
  • : Paperback
  • : John Waters