Books by Lucy Sante


Lucy Sante was born in Verviers, Belgium, and is the author of several books, her first being Low Life. Sante's other books include Evidence, The Factory of Facts, Kill All Your Darlings, The Other Paris, Folk Photography, and Maybe the People Would Be the Times. She is the recipient of a Whiting Award, Guggenheim and Cullman fellowships, an Award in Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, a Grammy (for album notes), and an Infinity Award for Writing from the International Center of Photography. Sante has contributed to the New York Review of Books since 1981 and to many other publications. She teaches writing and the history of photography at Bard College and lives in Ulster County, New York.



Jean-Patrick Manchette


The Factory of Facts

Lucy Sante


The Other Paris

Lucy Sante


Low Life: Lures and Snares of Old New York

Lucy Sante


Classic Crimes

William Roughead


The New York Trilogy: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

Paul Auster and Art Spiegelman


Novels in Three Lines

Félix Fénéon


Paris Vagabond

Jean-Paul Clebert


Against Nature: A Rebours

Joris Karl Huysmans


Some Collages

Jim Jarmusch


Nineteen Reservoirs: On Their Creation and the Promise of...

Lucy Sante and Tim Davis


Bernd & Hilla Becher

Jeff L Rosenheim


The Right to Be Lazy: And Other Writings

Paul Lafargue


Folk Photography

Lucy Sante