J. Edgar Hoover… An American in Purgatory


2000 Archival Ink on Cotton Rag Paper framed 27″ x 23″ #6 of 50

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Curtis Marsena “Curt” Gentry (June 13, 1931 – July 10, 2014) was an American writer, born in Lamar, Colorado. He is best known for co-authoring, with Vincent Bugliosi, the 1974 book Helter Skelter, which detailed the Charles Manson murders. His book, J. Edgar Hoover, won the 1992 PEN Center West Literary Award for Non-Fiction. Gentry lived in San Francisco, California.