Self-Portrait of the Other a Memoir by Heberto Padilla 1990 1st edition with DJ
Self-Portrait of the Other a Memoir by Heberto Padilla. Farrar Straus & Giroux. New York. 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. DJ is worn at edges. Revealing his own experiences as Cuba's exiled premier poet, the author tells the ironic tale of Castro's revolution, the artists who initially embraced it with delusions of utopia, and the brutal political realities of totalitarianism. 247 pages.