MY MOTHER by Kathy Acker
DEMONOLOGY: A Novel

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In her 10th novel, Acker's heroine, Laurie, is a woman helpless before the fury of her emotions. Love-obsessed, Laurie is plunged into a harrowing dilemma--sexuality and her feminism are the two poles that threaten to obliterate her inner poise, the false magic of her woman's identity.
 

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Published July 20, 1993 by Pantheon. 268 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Acker's ( Blood and Guts in High School ) 10th novel continues her well-established tradition of nontraditional prose: she borrows from both absurdism and metafiction, yet the final product is her own

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Acker's ( Blood and Guts in High School ) 10th novel continues her well-established tradition of nontraditional prose: she borrows from both absurdism and metafiction, yet the final product is her own--a haunting and sometimes amusing fictional event.

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MY MOTHER: DEMONOLOGY Kathy Acker (Pantheon Books, $22) Kathy Acker's latest stream-of-consciousness rage tries hard for poetic brilliance.

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