Beautiful Garbage: A Novel by Jill Di Donato

By Jill Di Donato

If Holly Golightly lived within the ’80s, how some distance might she visit make a reputation for herself as Manhattan’s artist du jour? we all know all approximately Warhol, Basquiat, Keith Haring, and their fictional opposite numbers, yet what concerning the edgy ladies artists of this time?

Jodi Plum: clever, gifted, formidable, . clean out of her kids, she leaves suburbia for Manhattan’s glam and gritty artwork scene, and presently falls into the clutches of Monika, a gorgeous photographer. With assistance from her new mentor, Jodi speedy turns into a emerging star—but while a skeleton from her prior surfaces, her dream lifestyles crashes to a halt, and he or she slips right into a global of events, medications, and high-class prostitution.

Set within the crime-plagued ny urban of the Nineteen Eighties, appealing rubbish parallels an artist’s trip along with her sexual epiphanies, exploring the infamous milieu of the decade’s downtown artwork scene from the perspective of a tender lady artist—and supplying a satirical and irreverent examine post-’70s sexual politics and the realm of elite name girls.

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