The Doorman (Paperback)
Grove Press, 9780802134059, 204pp.
Publication Date: September 6, 1994
List Price: 14.95*
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Arenas's first work set in the United States breaks new ground with the story of a young Cuban refugee who becomes a doorman at a luxury apartment building. Oddly alienated from the tenants, he is seduced by their pets, who are determined to revolt against humans and human society.