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STRANGE ATTRACTION: The Best of Ten Years of ZYZZYVA.

Hirshfield, Jane; Dorianne Laux, Karen Karbo and Dennis Cooper, signed) Junker, Howard, editor.

ISBN 10: 0874172756 / ISBN 13: 9780874172751
Published by Reno, NV: University of Nevada Press, (1998.), 1998
Soft cover
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SIGNED first edition - First thus- a trade paperback. A book which is both a celebration of ten years of survival for this 'anti-canonic and quirky' literary journal and an introduction to the quality and the breadth of the material it publishes. This copy is SIGNED by four contributors: Dennis Cooper (at his story 'Container"); Jane Hirshfield (at her poem 'Justice Without Passion'); Dorianne Laux (at her poem 'After Twelve Days of Rain') and by Karen Karbo (at her story 'Tackling English.) Other contributors include Gary Snyder, Sherman Alexie, Robert Haas, Philip Levine, Michelle Clinton, Jess Mowry, Kate Braverman, Po Bronson, William Vollmann, Lois-Ann Yamanaka, Tess Gallagher and many others. Introduction by Junker. Notes on the contributors. A title in the Western Literature series.). 335 pp. We specialize in literary journals, and have many others - including many not yet catalogued and listed on line. Very near fine in glossy dark blue and teal covers. Bookseller Inventory # 38106

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Title: STRANGE ATTRACTION: The Best of Ten Years of...

Publisher: Reno, NV: University of Nevada Press, (1998.)

Publication Date: 1998

Binding: Soft cover

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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An important quarterly for West Coast writers, ZYZZYVA joins an elite handful of literary magazines in celebrating a tenth anniversary. In honor of that celebration, a collection of the journal's greatest pieces from 1985-1994 has been assembled. Edited by the journal's founder, Howard Junker, it is a valuable anthology of contemporary writing in the Pacific states. Anti-canonic and quirky in the best West Coast tradition, this anthology helps define a place, a time, a way of life, and a community.

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Howard Junkeris editor ofZYZZYVA: West Coast Writers & Artists."

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