A Single Man is an exclusive Vintage Classic that has been made into a film starring Julianne Moore and Colin Firth and directed by Tom Ford.
"His key postwar work. A quarter-century ahead of its time in its portrayal of a quotidian homosexual life, it inspired a generation of gay writers in Britain and the US" John Lehmann Independent
In this brilliantly perceptive novel, a middle aged professor living in California is alienated from his students by differences in age and nationality, and from the rest of society by his homosexuality. Isherwood explores the depths of the human soul and its ability to triumph over loneliness, alienation and loss.
Christopher Isherwood (1904-1986) hat mit "Leb' wohl, Berlin" (Vorlage für das Musical und den Film Cabaret) eines der eindrucksvollsten Zeugnisse der Machtübernahme der Nazis hinterlassen.