In manuel munozs entrancing first novel what you see in the dark algonquin books 251 pages 2395 a character called the director based on alfred hitchcock observes small towns are filled with people who notice every little detail munoz who teaches at the university of arizona has paid utmost attent. Buy what you see in the dark what you see in the dark by munoz manuel author mar 29 2011 hardcover by isbn from amazons book store everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. The long awaited first novel by the award winning author of two impressive story collections explores the sinister side of desire in bakersfield california circa 1959 when a famous director arrives to scout locations for a film about madness and murder at a roadside motel unfolding in much the same way that hitchcock made psycho frame by frame in pans zooms and close ups munozs . Manuel munoz is the author of two short story collections the most recent of which the faith healer of olive avenue was a finalist for the frank oconnor international short story awardhe teaches creative writing at the university of arizona in tucson is the recipient of a national endowment for the arts literature fellowship and in 2008 was awarded the prestigious whiting writers award. What you see in the dark is not a book directly about the filming of psycho yes that plays a prominent part in the story structure and telling and it does lace some very interesting scenes and parallel the main focus of the story but names are never dropped and even the title of the film itself is never used although implications make it obvious
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