Fiction. Reprint. Paul West is one of the English language's finest novelists. Considered by many to be among his greatest and most rewarding books THE PACE IN FLOWERS WHERE POLLEN RESTS recounts an odyssey from Arizona's Hopi mesas to the California motels where sex films get made, from Vietnam's battle zones to the very stars. First published in 1988, this edition contains a new introduction by David W. Madden, and two provocative essays by West on contemporary fiction. "West's astonishing novel...reveals a Joycean genius in its exuberant play of language, and its epic and mythic resonances..."--Paul West.
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Paul West is the author of more than 20 novels and
a dozen works of non-fiction, most recently A Fifth of November, about the Gunpowder Plot of Guy Fawkes, and Master Class, a memoir of an MFA seminar. West’s awards include the Lannan Prize for Fiction, the Literature Prize of the American Academy, and the designation of Chevalier of Arts and Letters from the government of France. He studied at Oxford and Columbia Universities, and
in 2000 received the first Art-of-Fact Prize offered by the State University of New York.
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