By Steve Katz

This collection—derived from many impulses yet unified via one detailed sensibility—contains passionate subversive acts of language, indirect takes on American lifestyles, outbursts of comedian genius, lengthy meditations at the cruelty of up to date customs, and humorous, anxious glimpses of lifestyle. fact is rendered pitilessly actual, and myth bares its teeth.

 

At as soon as playful and devastatingly severe, the works during this assortment hire various forms—genres, anti-genres, fantasies, games—while highlighting the hazards and delights of latest lifestyles: Hollywood, tsunamis, conflict, the artwork international, AIDS, ambition, guns of mass destruction, relatives values, perverse sexualities, city violence, small switch and large greenbacks, are all used to pal the waters of mind's eye and truth.

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