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Christensen pens a scintillating comedy of life among the avant-garde--of theuntidy truths, needy egos, and jostling for position behind the glossy facadeof artistic greatness--in this PEN Faulkner Award-winning story of a New YorkCity painter living in the heroic generation of the 1940s and 1950s.

The Great Man 2008, Anchor Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780307277343

Trade paperback

The Great Man 2007, Doubleday Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780385518451