The Double Bookkeeper
A new biography of Patricia Highsmith and a new edition of her journals give us a personal history of twentieth-century sexual control, of lives lived not in the closet but in the cellar.
Patricia Highsmith: Her Diaries and Notebooks, 1941–1995
edited by Anna von Planta and with an afterword by Joan Schenkar
Devils, Lusts and Strange Desires: The Life of Patricia Highsmith
by Richard Bradford
November 4, 2021 issue