The Sex Offender

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Grove Press, 2000 - Fiction - 206 pages
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A teacher who breaks the law by having an affair with a 12-year boy is subject to increasingly bizarre forms of rehabilitation. "Equal parts Kafka, Burgess, and "Brazil", (Stadler's) novel . . . weaves in and out of humor, grandiosity, fantasy, and sentiment with rare grace and cleverness".--"The Village Voice".
 

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
8
Section 3
13
Section 4
31
Section 5
58
Section 6
71
Section 7
121
Section 8
130
Section 9
169
Section 10
176
Section 11
194
Section 12
203
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About the author (2000)

Matthew Stadler is the author of four novels, Landscape: Memory, The Dissolution of Nicholas Dee, The Sex Offender, and Allan Stein. He writes for The Stranger, Spin, The Portland Mercury, and Frieze Magazine. He has been awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship, the Whiting Writers Award, the Lambda Literary Award, and the Hinda Rosenthal Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters for his work. He is the Lliterary Editor of Nest.

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