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The moderns : an anthology of new writing in America edited with an introduction by LeRoi Jones.

Publication:
New York : Corinth Books, Inc., 1963.
Format/Description:
Book
351 pages ; 22 cm
Subjects:
American literature -- 20th century.
United States -- Civilization -- 20th century -- Literary collections.
Prosa.
Anthologie.
USA.
American literature.
Civilization.
United States.
Form/Genre:
Literary collections.
Summary:
Short fiction by William Eastlake, Edward Dorn, Douglas Woolf, Paul Metcalf, John Rechy, Michael Rumaker, Robert Creeley, Fielding Dawson, Hubert Selby, Jr., Jack Kerouac, William Burroughs, LeRoi Jones, Diane di Prima, and Russell Edson.
Contents:
The first bomb ; Little Joe / William Eastlake
C.B. & Q. ; 1st Avenue ; Beauty / Edward Dorn
Cougher ; Work in flight grounded / Douglas Woolf
The doll ; Indian game / Paul Metcalf
El Paso del Norte ; City of Lost Angels ; Chicago, savage city / John Rechy
8 dreams ; Teddy bear ; Puppy / Michael Rumaker
Mr. Blue ; The grace ; In the summer ; A death ; The dress ; The book / Robert Creeley
Early in the morning ; Invisible glass ; Captain America ; Bloodstar / Fielding Dawson
Another day another dollar ; A penny for your thoughts / Hubert Selby, Jr.
Seattle burlesque ; CITYCitycity ; Manhattan sketches / Jack Kerouac
Vaudeville voices ; Berserk machine ; The ticket that exploded / William Burroughs
The screamers ; Hypocrite(s) ; Thieves / LeRoi Jones
Poet ; Some fool thing ; Visitors ; Southwest / Diane Di Prima
Gulping's recital / Russell Edson
Uses of the unconscious / Michael Rumaker ; Preface to Gold diggers / Robert Creeley
Essentials of spontaneous prose / Jack Kerouac
Notes on Vaudeville voices ; The cut up method / William Burroughs.
Notes:
Chiefly short stories.
Includes bibliographical references (pages vii-viii).
Local notes:
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy is third printing.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1963
Cited in:
Charters, A. Kerouac, B27
Goodman, M.B. Burroughs, 71a
Goodman, M.B. Burroughs, 149
Goodman, M.B. Burroughs, 165
Goodman, M.B. Burroughs, 173
Maynard & Miles. Burroughs, B10a
Novik, M. Creeley, 64
Novik, M. Creeley, 915
Street, D. Dorn, B4
Contributor:
Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014, editor.
Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014, writer of introduction.
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Baraka, Imamu Amiri, 1934- Moderns.
OCLC:
4195488
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