By: Levi S. PETERSON [signed]
Salt Lake City, Signature Books: 1990
Edition: 1st Edition
Inscription: Inscribed By Levi S. Peterson
Seller ID: lsp1
Condition: Near Fine
These seven stories pinpoint the dissonance between sexuality and religion in the lives of some contemporary Mormons. In "Petroglyphs'' a lumpish doctoral candidate in history at the University of Utah, buffaloed by a rapaciously passionate female mentor, experiences tortuous self-doubt until he is rescued by his practical, unscholarly wife. This long story achieves a send-up of the academic community and the research process. Vacillation over the question whether it was ethical to make love with a spouse one had decided to abandon'' bedevils bulky, bald Wallace during a mid-life crisis in... View More...