Writers Who Love Too Much: New Narrative Writing 1977-1997

Writers Who Love Too Much New Narrative Writing In the twenty years that followed America s bicentennial narrative writing was re formed reflecting new political and sexual realities With the publication of this anthology the New Narrative era b

  • Title: Writers Who Love Too Much: New Narrative Writing 1977-1997
  • Author: Dodie Bellamy Kevin Killian
  • ISBN: 9781937658656
  • Page: 190
  • Format: Paperback
  • In the twenty years that followed America s bicentennial, narrative writing was re formed, reflecting new political and sexual realities With the publication of this anthology, the New Narrative era bounds back to life, ripe with dramatic propulsion and infused with the twin strains of poetry and Continental theory Arranged chronologically, the reader will discover classIn the twenty years that followed America s bicentennial, narrative writing was re formed, reflecting new political and sexual realities With the publication of this anthology, the New Narrative era bounds back to life, ripe with dramatic propulsion and infused with the twin strains of poetry and Continental theory Arranged chronologically, the reader will discover classic texts of New Narrative from Bob Gluck to Kathy Acker, and rare materials including period interviews, reviews, essays, and talks combined to form a new map of late twentieth century creative rebellion.

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    1. My review is now up at 4Columns. 4columns/milks-m/writeHere's an excerpt:Was it Chris Kraus’s Aliens & Anorexia or Dodie Bellamy’s The Letters of Mina Harker? Maybe Great Expectations by Kathy Acker. I can’t say for sure which was my first encounter with New Narrative, but I remember the thrum of exhilaration I got from it. I was twenty-five, studying fiction at Temple. Acker, Kraus, Bellamy—and later discoveries like Laurie Weeks, Kevin Killian, Lynne Tillman: whatever I thought I k [...]

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