Acqua Calda Summary
McDermott, Keith

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Acqua Calda Overview

This novel tells the story of a middle-aged gay man’s experience of a creative and personal re-awakening after a near-death encounter with HIV-AIDS. A variation on the literary genre of a traveler discovering a fuller meaning to life while traveling, the narrative is infused with Christian imagery and takes an insider’s look at the experience of creating theater.