“ Los Angeles has been the subject of setting for many fine novels yet The Day of the Locust still feels like the single best- achieved piece of fiction the city has inspired. Nathanael West' s masterpiece is so exquisitely put together of tack tatter, so perfect in pitch , so densely packed with crazy yet precise images rhythm that it is one of comparatively few novels that gain from being printed in a form that.
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The novel follows a young artist from the Yale School of Fine Arts named Tod Hackett who has been hired by a Hollywood studio to do scenic design painting. While he works he plans an important painting to be. The Day of the Locust is a 1939 novel by American author Nathanael West set in Hollywood, California. Already have iTunes?
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Reviewed by Alissa Valles. During his years in Hollywood West wrote The Day of the Locust, a study of the fragility of illusion.
Biographical note. US author, screenwriter and satirist. Although West was not widely known during his life, his reputation grew after his death, especially with the publication of his collected novels by New Directions in 1957.