Kathy Acker: The Last Interview: And Other Conversations

March 1, 2019|
Kathy Acker: The Last Interview: And Other Conversations by Kathy Acker
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Kathy Acker was a punk-rock counter-cultural icon, and innovator of the literary underground. The interviews collected here span her amazing, uncompromising, and often misunderstood 30-year career.

From Acker''s earliest interviews--filled with playful, evasive, and counter-intuitive responses--to the last interview before her death where she reflects on the state of American literature, these interviews capture the writer at her funny and surprising best. Another highlight includes Acker''s 1997 interview with the Spice Girls on the forces of pop and feminism (which reads as if it could have been conducted with a new generation of pop star in 2018).
Kathy Acker (1947-1997) was a novelist, poet, essayist, and playwrite. Her novels include Pussy, King of the Pirates and Blood and Guts in High School. Her work is closely associated with punk rock and experimental aesthetics. She died of cancer in 1997. Amy Scholder has been editing and publishing progressive and literary books for ov...
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Title:Kathy Acker: The Last Interview: And Other Conversations
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:256 pages, 8.24 X 5.54 X 0.65 in
Shipping dimensions:256 pages, 8.24 X 5.54 X 0.65 in
Published:March 1, 2019
Publisher:Melville House
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781612197319

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