Books Acquired Recently

Gass, William. Willie Masters’ Lonesome Wife. 1968. Normal: Dalkey, 1989. I recently read about this novel, which includes a number of photographs, figures, and elements of typographical play. I am quite fond of these postmodern elements because I appreciate it when a book is fascinating as a physical object (as an artwork, even) as wellContinue reading “Books Acquired Recently”

Books Acquired Recently

Butler, Octavia E. Lilith’s Brood. New York: Grand Central, 1989. Butler’s Kindred is one of my favorite books, but I’ve never read any of her science fiction (SF) novels. This book, along with Card’s, is for an independent study I’m doing with a student this summer. Card, Orson Scott, ed. Masterpieces: The Best Science FictionContinue reading “Books Acquired Recently”