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Great Expectations 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.



10 thoughts on “Great Expectations

  1. says:

    I read this way back when, when when was only just becoming when That s few years back now.Anyway, is it not true that if a songwriter writes something like Hallelujah or I Will Always Love You oo a whole lot of people rush to record it and sometimes do really interesting different versions and some versions are better than the original, Jeff Buckley takes over Hallelujah


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    The personal interiorization of the practice of humiliation is called humility.This is Jon typing Jon has been reading All day Mortality has reaped recklessly as of late Right now two people Jon loves are ill in a real bad way Jon muses and frets He reads Jon loved this book despite it being Wrong He d love to quote and paste and rant and riff about LIFE But he won t Jon listen


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    Reason why I DNF d after 11 pages The soldiers wake up stand up again tuck in their canvas shirttails suck in cheeks stained by tears dried by the steam from hot train rails rub their sex against the tires, the trucks go down into a dry ford mow down a few rose bushes, the sap mixes with disemboweled teenagers blood on their knives metal, the soldiers nailed boots cut down uproot nu


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    I ve been reading Kathy Acker in roughly chronological order, so I ve had the pleasure of essentially seeing her honing her craft and develop her singular collage techniques I d rather expected to find her plots becoming a littleconventionally coherent in the process, but I m pleased to report that though this is easily my favorite Acker yet, it s actuallybroken up and disorienti...


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    I would like to give itstars Groundbreaking work should get all the encouragement one can give, but I just didn t understand it Fortunately, in a way, I didn t expect to like the book and I was not disappointed I was pleased to discover several shorter passages that did move me Obviously the rules which govern the dress and conduct of the terrorists don t apply to her 48 You put all thoughts away


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    No doubt the late Ms Acker would abhor the whole notion of a star rating system, probably regarding it as the by product of the capitalist patriarchy s emphasis on hierarchical order This order, Acker and other postmodern punk feminists would argue, is a necessary precondition for perpetuating the hegemony of man specifically, the white, heterosexual, socially dominant, predatory male And so, a seeming


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    Det r sv rt att riktigt njuta av en bok n r man vet att den h r boken r vad som st r mellan en och ens sommarlov 10 sidor tenta om denna boken dessutom Boken skulle jag kanske snarast beskriva som en criture f minine remix av Naked Lunch tv r tt obskyra referenser att anv nda, jag ber om urs kt Det handlar om prostitution, masochism, konstn rer, att verkligen lska sin mamma, sexuella vergrepp i krig osv.Rol


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    This is one of Acker s lushest books, but one of her most caustic books as well One could argue that all her books are simultaneously sadistic and masochisticthis one being no exception in that regardthe Dickens title and parody referto the expectations artists hold for the artistic life, and she brutally dissects all this with the eye of an economistshe equates the economies that thrive in art with the basest f


  10. says:

    3.5 This is a tough one Going to have to think this through and detail my struggles with it on the blog.


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