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Self-imitation of myself : stories

Author: Gordon Lish
Publisher: New York : Four Walls Eight Windows, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Forty stream-of-consciousness stories, unconnected and without structure, in which the author ruminates on anything that comes into his head. Experimental fiction.
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Genre/Form: American fiction
Autobiographical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon Lish
ISBN: 1568580983 9781568580982
OCLC Number: 36713172
Description: 334 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: After the beanstalk --
Squeak in the sycamore --
How the head comes off --
Sophocles --
The dead --
Wouldn't a title just make it worse? --
Eats with Ozick and Lentricchia --
Philosophical statements --
A party of animals --
The foreigner as apprentice --
Praise Jabes!--and Myron Cohen --
Ghost story --
The little valise --
Konkluding labor of Herkules --
Upon the doorpost of thy house --
Dog story --
In the city of grammar --
Revision of the prodigal son --
Miss specialty --
De profundis --
Fangle or fire --
Atticus Augustus Lish 1971-1986 --
The hotel he's in --
This crazy thing called lovvv --
Mrs. Ortese --
Traveling man --
Jouissance. The old exchanges --
Night of the harness --
Warbird --
Three Jews --
Practice --
Life of the writer --
Buon divertimento, Anna! --
Esquisse --
No swifter nor more terrible --
Appearances --
At least thirteen ways of looking --
Fuck James Joyce --
Wind --
Narratology to the people! --
Brrr --
What was going on? --
Martin --
People really take the cake --
Act --
In reality.
Responsibility: Gordon Lish.

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Forty stream-of-consciousness stories, unconnected and without structure, in which the author ruminates on anything that comes into his head. Experimental fiction.

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