Great Expectations

Great Expectations

by Kathy Acker, Acker

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Great Expectations by Kathy Acker, Acker

Using postmodern form, Kathy Acker’s Great Expectations moves her narrator through time, gender, and identity as it examines our era’s cherished beliefs about life and art.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780802131553
Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
Publication date: 01/28/1994
Series: Acker, Kathy Series
Edition description: Reissue
Pages: 352
Sales rank: 963,361
Product dimensions: 5.46(w) x 8.24(h) x 0.37(d)

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William Boros

"Acker is a post-modern Collette with echoes of Cleland's Fanny Hill."

Robert Creeley

"The novel's remarkable investment of hackmeat originals makes a prose of shimmering precision. Words, ideas, and of the concepts that engender them come together in a singularly fulfilling tour de force of one woman's life, like they say, in the many place where imagination has heretofore proposed it to be."

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