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‘He was a sex outlaw’: my love affair with Robert Mapplethorpe

The dungeons and diamonds, the penthouses and pillow talk Jack Fritscher relives his love affair with Robert Mapplethorpe the hustler with a Hasselblad whose sexually explosive photograph stimulated and frightened America One hundred daylights after Robert Mapplethorpes celebrity-studded funeral, the gun-loving republican politician Jesse Helms stood on the flooring of the US senate and curved … Read More