Landmarks: an anthology of microlit by Cassandra AthertonLandmarks: an anthology of microlit by Cassandra Atherton

Landmarks: an anthology of microlit

EditorCassandra Atherton

Paperback | January 30, 2017

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The microliterature here ranges across most short forms of writing that do not have line breaks: flash fiction, prose poetry, postcard fiction and nonfiction. Given the richness of form, the anthology has been arranged as a series of micro-flights that are placed in juxtaposition with each other.  Instead of placing all the flash fiction together, all the light-hearted pieces together or all the pieces with historical landmarks together, the microliterature in this collection has been grouped in small numbers with a focus on colligation.  In this way, the writing in this anthology traverses areas from droughts, hunters, caring for elderly mothers and the burning of the Aboriginal flag to birthmarks, arms and even the desire to be Amelie. In this anthology the little things are coruscating moments that lead to variety of weighty awakenings.

Cassandra Atherton is an award-winning writer, academic and critic. She is a Harvard Visiting Scholar in English, sponsored by Stephen Greenblatt in 2015/2016 and was a Visiting Fellow at Sophia University, Tokyo in 2014. She has published seventeen critical and creative books (with two more in progress) and over the last three years h...
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Title:Landmarks: an anthology of microlitFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 8 × 5.25 × 0.3 inPublished:January 30, 2017Publisher:Spineless Wonders Publishing Pty LtdLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1925052311

ISBN - 13:9781925052312

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