<-return to Esoteric Theory

2002
House of Anansi Press Inc.
110 Spadina Avenue, Suite 801
Toronto, ONT, CANADA
M5V-2K4
Groundworks - Avant Guarde For Thee
An anthology of Canadian experimental fiction writers. Edited by Christian Bök, forward by Margaret Atwood. Some of the most well known contemporary Canadian fiction writers were once experimental enthusiasts. Highlights of this anthology: an excerpt from Leonard Cohen's Beautiful Losers, a search for the Pretty Good Canadian Novel by George Bowering, and Billy the Kid and the Princess from Michael Odaatje. Including 17 other selections with short biographies for each writer. Recommended reading for aspiring experimental writers (especially Canadians).