An excerpt of Travesti published in the Brooklyn Rail

An excerpt from David Dumortier's Travesti, published by Le Dilettante in 2012, appeared in the April 2015 issue of The Brooklyn Rail. Travesti tells the story of cross-dressing poet David, who becomes Sophia at night; it is based on the life of the author.

"Of course, no one wakes up one day and chooses to be a poet, much less a transvestite..."

Read the excerpt here