Crack Wars: Literature, Addiction, Mania

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Avital Ronell asks why there is no culture without drug culture. She deals with the usual drugs and alcohol (and their celebrities: Freud's cocaine, Baudelaire's hashish, the Victorians' laudanum), and moves beyond them to addictions that are culturally accepted--an insatiable appetite for romance novels, for instance, and romance itself. or counterculture deeply saturated with drugs, but such modern cultures needs subcultures, and need drugs on every level. Culture defines itself, its classes, its power structures, and its ...

Crack Wars: Literature, Addiction, Mania 2004, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252071904

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Crack Wars: Literature, Addiction, Mania 1992, University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln, NE

ISBN-13: 9780803239036

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Crack Wars: Literature, Addiction, Mania 1992, University of Nebraska Press

ISBN-13: 9780803289444

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