By Jill Di Donato

If Holly Golightly lived within the ’80s, how a long way 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 in regards to the edgy ladies artists of this time?

Jodi Plum: shrewdpermanent, gifted, bold, bothered. clean out of her children, 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 whilst a skeleton from her prior surfaces, her dream existence crashes to a halt, and he or she slips right into a international of events, medications, and high-class prostitution.

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

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