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Reading Experimental Writing

Georgina Colby


Bringing together internationally leading scholars whose work engages with the continued importance of literary experiment, this book takes up the question of 'reading' in the contemporary climate from culturally and linguistically diverse perspectives. New reading practices are both offered and traced in avant-garde writers across the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, including John Cage, Kathy Acker, Charles Bernstein, Erica Hunt, Theresa Hak Kyung Cha, Etel Adnan, Rosmarie Waldrop, Joan Retallack, M. NourbeSe Philip, Caroline Bergvall, Uljana Wolf, Samantha Gorman and Dave Jhave Johnsto ... More

Keywords: Experimental writing, avant-garde writing, contemporary poetics, experimental translation

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9781474440387
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: September 2020 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781474440387.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Georgina Colby, editor