The classic underground novel about a Jewish kid from Tennessee, who moves to DC and hangs out with militant vegetarians, manifesto-writing shoplifters, and strippers who write feminist theory. The story is told through journals, letters and zines. Its got everything you could want out of a novel a chase scene, a sex scene, plus angst-ridden critiques of American society.
Himelstein was arrested for selling books outside a Red Hot Chili Peppers concert; the ACLU defended him and had the charges dismissed.Currently, he lives in New Orleans, LA. Schweser co-founded the publishing company New Mouth from the Dirty South. He lives in Boston, Mass.