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Blood and guts in high school, plus two

by Kathy Acker

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Published by Pan Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Experimental fiction, American

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKathy Acker.
    SeriesPicador
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3551.C44 B5 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination412 p. :
    Number of Pages412
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2138383M
    ISBN 100330281860, 033028326X
    LC Control Number88206127

    He later adopted the pseudonym Janey Smith, after the main character of Acker’s Blood and Guts in High School, and became an important figure in the alt-lit scene – a notorious figure, too, when in he published the fairly self-explanatory ‘A List of Writers I’d Like to Fuck (or Be Fucked By)’. Kraus discusses this list and the Author: Sarah Ditum.   All in the Family: Kathy Acker's Blood and Guts in High School Susan E. Hawkins (bio) [T]he idea that art has nothing to do with politics is a wonderful construction in order to mask the deep political significance that art has—to uphold the empire in .

    Blood and Guts in High School by Kathy Acker Book Resume: Janey undergoes, as if in a fairytale, a nightmare journey of exploitation - first incest, then abortions, a job selling cookies to the chi-chi bourgois of Brooklyn, a one-sided love affair with the leader of punk gang THE SCORPIONS, and finally is sold into the white slave trade in the.   Grove Press’s corrected edition of Blood and Guts in High School (the last two sections were mistakenly switched in earlier publications) puts all of Acker’s literary and cultural “transgressions”.

    Looking for books by Kathy Acker? See all books authored by Kathy Acker, including Blood and Guts in High School, and The Good Parts: The Best Erotic Writing in Modern Fiction, and more on Blood And Guts In High School, Plus Two. Kathy Acker. Out of Stock. I'm Very into You: Correspondence (Semiotext(e)) Kathy.   A masterpiece of surrealist fiction, steeped in controversy upon its first publication in , Blood and Guts in High School is the book that established Kathy Acker as the preeminent voice of post-punk feminism. With marking the 70th anniversary of her birth, as well as the 10th year since her death this transgressive work of Cited by:


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This book contains three books - two novels and a short story. Blood & Guts in High School stands out, a perfect masterpiece of Acker's sex, violence and abrupt punk storytelling. It is a wonderful collage of drawings, text, plays, maps, and is an experience outside of reading (culminating in a magnificent dream-wander through the desert for the protagonist and Jean Genet)/5.

Blood and guts in high school, plus two (Picador) Paperback – January 1, by Kathy Acker (Author)/5(4). Blood and Guts in High School is one of those books. Published in (but written in the late 70s and copyrighted ), it is a punk book that uses a DIY, collage-technique.

There are sections written like drama, letters, a handwritten section where the author learns Persian, pages of sketches, and more traditional novelistic by: Blood and guts in high school, plus two Blood and guts in high school, plus two by Kathy Acker Published by Pan Books in :   Blood and guts in high school, plus two Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English.

Access-restricted-item true Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by SeanFagan on February 4, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Blood and guts in high school plus twoPan books Ltd in English - pbk.

Arjun Meena Kandasamy's Ms Militancy is a book of poems that echoes Blood & Guts in a Hindu context. It subverts and transgresses classic myths and moreMeena Kandasamy's Ms Militancy is a book of poems that echoes Blood & Guts in a Hindu context/5.

Blood and Guts in High School () occupies a pivotal position structurally and politically in terms of Acker's trajectory as a writer. Formally it marks the beginning of her serious use of plagiarism-in actuality a self-conscious appropriation of others' texts-as a technical device.

Blood and Guts in High School by Kathy Acker. Kathy Acker is a burning hot razor blade. She can disembowel you. She can purify you. Defining the aboutness of her books is a difficult task due to her aggressive methodology, but here goes: Blood and Guts in High School is nominally about Janie Smith, who begins life as a sex slave to her “father” in Mexico, only to escape (or be.

Blood And Guts In High School, Plus Two by Kathy Acker There is a young woman writing on the west coast who has received not attention at all. Her name is Kathy Acker. She is literally the wildest writer going Her prose is direct, fast, sexy, hot, horny, furiously honest Insofar as I can see, shes the dark horse in American Lit/   She burst into the mainstream with Blood and Guts in High School, which caused a sensation upon publication in - the book was banned in several countries.

After being diagnosed with breast cancer inshe abandoned Western medicine after a traumatic experience of surgery to treat the cancer, which was unsuccessful/5(45). Blood and guts in high school, plus two.

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published; Blood and Guts in High School Plus Two (Picador Books) Paperback: $ $ Blood and Guts in High School. Blood and guts in high school: plus two. [Kathy Acker] -- This volume presents three works by Kathy Acker, renowned for works that combine graphic eroticism with detailed politics and what the author calls 'pop content' including expositions of anti-social.

With "Blood and Guts in High School, " Kathy Acker, whose work has been labeled everthing from post-punk porn to post-punk feminism, has created a brilliantly subversive narrative built from conversation, description, conjecture, and moments snatched from history and literature/5(46).

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Chris Kraus is the author of four novels, including Aliens & Anorexia, I Love Dick, and Torpor; two books of art and cultural criticism; and After Kathy Acker, a biography, published by Semiotext(e) in August.

This essay appears as the introduction to Blood and Guts in. Acker's breakthrough novel, Blood and Guts in High School, was never likely to enjoy an easy ride. A coming-of-age story which examines incest and paedophilia with a Author: A Stevens.

Blood and Guts in High School - Wikipedia. Blood and Guts in High School is a novel by Kathy Acker. It was written in the late s and copyrighted in It traveled a .It's hard to write a review of Blood and Guts in High School because a.) it's all mixed up in my mind with Acker's other stuff, and b.) I'm so far into Ackerland right now that I can't be objective about it.

I mean, the writing is sharp, of course/5(16).About The Book. A masterpiece of surrealist fiction, steeped in controversy upon its first publication inBlood and Guts in High School is the book that established Kathy Acker as the preeminent voice of post-punk feminism.

With marking the 70th anniversary of her birth, as well as the 10th year since her death this transgressive work of philosophical, political, and sexual insight.