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FROM H. P. Lovecraft
TO Maurice W. Moe
4-Jan-1930

Abstract

Lovecraft reflects on his early dogmatism, on establishing a valid standard before judging art (lamenting holdover of Victorian values), seguing into a lengthy discussion of nudity and erotic art (with Lovecraft coming out strongly against censorship, and referencing sources such as Ernest Hemingway, James Joyce, Catullus, Walt Whitman, Jame Branch Cabell, Pierre Lou├┐s, the Marquis de Sade, Havelock Ellis, Sigmund Frued, Kraft-Ebing, etc.), on frank writing.

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Preceded By 000-0367 Letters of H. P. Lovecraft and Maurice W. Moe Followed By 000-0395
Preceded By 000-0391 Selected Letters of H. P. Lovecraft Followed By 000-0393
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