- All the Sad Young Literary Men
"All the Sad Young Literary Men" is the debut novel of
Keith Gessen, the founder of the journal " n+1". It centers around the stories of three literary-minded friends - Keith, a Harvard-educated writer living in New York City, Sam, living in Boston and writing the "great Zionist epic", and Mark, who is trying to complete a history dissertation on the Mensheviksat Syracuse University.
Much of the book appears to be drawn from Gessen's real-life experiences, although with some names changed.
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