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Dangerous dossiers

by Herbert Mitgang

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Published by Primus in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation,
    • United States. Central Intelligence Agency,
    • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Police patrol -- United States -- Surveillance operations,
    • Censorship -- United States -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHerbert Mitgang.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV8138 .M58 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 340 p. :
      Number of Pages340
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL810023M
      ISBN 101556114850
      LC Control Number95046860

        Simon & Schuster, already under fire for signing a "hate speech" book deal with the British bad boy and self-proclaimed “Dangerous Faggot,” unceremoniously dumped Yiannopoulos in February.   4 Comments → Can books be dangerous?. Sherry Early J at pm. Of course books can be dangerous; it’s the old “ideas have consequences” thing. However, books or ideas can also be quite influential for good, and evaluating the ideas in any given book means reading it and discussing it and maybe even trying out some of the ideas contained therein.

      Racial Matters: The FBI's Secret File on Black America, Kenneth O'Reilly, Author Free Press $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.   George Michael reviews Milo Yiannopoulos’s self-published book Dangerous, which has reached #1 on Amazon’s Bestseller list, and, at the time of this writing, is near the top of both the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal bestseller lists.

      Allen Ginsberg's FBI file from Herbert Mitgang, Dangerous dossiers: exposing the secret war against America's greatest authors (New York: D.I. Fine, ) Allen Ginsberg, poet, social activist and member of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, .   The History Of The FBI's Secret 'Enemies' List As J. Edgar Hoover became increasingly worried about communist threats against America, he instructed the bureau to conduct secret intelligence.


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Gaining access to FBI files through the Freedom of Information Act, Mitgang learned how America's writers and artistsincluding Pearl S.

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Does anyone still care that all during J. Edgar Hoover's reign the FBI was. Dangerous is very much what should be expected from Milo with his usual blend of humour and information.

Milo's usual writing style is equally effective in a longer format as it is in a shorter format. Dangerous is divided into topic specific chapters making the book easy to read and understand/5. Dangerous dossiers by Herbert Mitgang; 1 edition; First published in ; Subjects: Politics and literature, American literature, American Authors, Political and social views, United States, Police patrol, Censorship, United States.

Federal Bureau of Investigation, United States. Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. Dangerous dossiers: exposing the secret war against America's greatest authorsPages: Dangerous Dossiers is as powerful and relevant today as it was when it first made worldwide headlines 25 years ago: a chilling reminder of the dangers of unfettered government intrusion into the lives and beliefs of private citizens, whether famous or not.

This shocking account by award-winning author and former New York Times cultural reporter Herbert Mitgang provided hard evidence for the /5. Editorial Reviews. 07/31/ To know author Yiannopoulos is to expect an over-the-top, self-promotional book, and his debut is just that: “I’m far too hot, popular, and quick-witted to be disappeared by outraged op-eds,” he writes at the beginning before going directly for the elephant in the room, the controversy that cost Yiannopoulos his contract with Simon & Schuster and leads him /5(49).

''Dangerous Dossiers'' is the product of several years of legal effort under the Freedom of Information Act, and it presents excerpts from the files of writers ranging from Nelson Algren to Edmund.

The most dangerous book I read (when I was about 13) was probably Go Ask Alice. At the time, it was sold as a non fiction book, the diary of a real (middle class, white, American, teenage) girl Author: Emily Drabble. Dangerous attempted to make light of dire situations and ended up being inconsistent and unfocused; the only thing dangerous about it was the heroines middle name.

Introduction Maisie Danger Brown (yes, thats her real middle name) wins a sweepstakes Dangerous felt like a really bad joke/5.

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History. Dangerous was the first book to be published under Yiannopoulos's name; he previously wrote two poetry books under the pseudonym Milo Andreas Wagner. Two previous book projects, which he had announced, never came to fruition.

Yiannopoulos received a $, advance payment from Simon & Schuster for the book according to The Hollywood : Milo Yiannopoulos. His book, “Dangerous Dossiers: Exposing the Secret War Against America’s Greatest Authors,” reported that the agencies were suspicious not just of.

Researching his book Dangerous Dossiers: Exposing the Secret War Against America's Greatest Authors (), journalist Herbert Mitgang discovered that Stout had been under FBI surveillance since the beginning of his writing career.

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