Between C & D: New Writing from the Lower East Side Fiction Magazine

ISBN: 0014015700
New York, NY: Penguin Books, 1988. First Edition. Softcover. A softcover original, this is a compilation of writings first published in the literary journal Between C & D, undoubtedly referring to the avenues on the lower east side of NYC, edited & with an introduction by Joel Rose 7 Catherine Texier. A cross-section of contributors representing the quintessence of the avant garde literary scene at that time (the 1980s) & place. Featuring a contribution by Kathy Acker, "Male," an excerpt from her then-newest novel, Empire of the Senseless. Also stories & excerpts from Gary Indiana, Tama Janowitz & many others. Cover image from a photograph by Barbara Kruger. A scarce Acker collectible, & an exemplary relic of an era directly descended from the Beat Generation- "Gritty. Urban. Ironic. Gutsy. Erotic. Violent. Dead Pan..."(from back cover). In very fine condition with only faint browning to edges of front, back covers and spine, very light scratching to same. Interior very fine and tight except for browning at edges of pages. Very Fine. [Item #1636]

Price: $20.00

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