Oscar Wilde is certainly one of the most celebrated personalities in all of literature. He's credited with inspiring legions of glam rockers nearly 70 years after his death, and without him, our sweet, tortured Morrissey would have little to sing about. And that's a reductionist view, at best--it would take a thesis to explore the influence Wilde has had on everyone from James Joyce to Gabriel Garcia Marquez to Marilyn Manson to Yves Saint Laurent. Wilde had a definite style, a hard-to-miss wit that permeated his lyrical... More >>>