The Shy Pornographer
A receipt buried in my crumbling paperback copy of James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake shows that during his lunch hour on September 9, 1965, my grandfather — presumably in an alcoholic haze and definitely packing a concealed .45 caliber pistol — stumbled into Doubleday Books on Fifth Avenue and purchased this very book. As evidenced by the spatters of grease and clods of dried ketchup...
Old Ez Was Not A Very Nice Person
Henry Miller - The Cosmological Eye
Kenneth Patchen - Memoirs of a Shy Pornographer
Marquis de Sade - Justine
James Joyce - Finnegans Wake
Henry Miller - The Wisdom of the Heart
Henry Miller - Sunday After The War
Jan Gay - On Going Naked
Karl Marx - The Communist Manifesto
James Joyce - Stephen Hero
Dylan Thomas in America
D. H. Lawrence - Lady Chatterley's Lover
Kenneth Goldsmith’s writing has been called “some of the most exhaustive and beautiful collage work yet produced in poetry” by Publishers Weekly. Goldsmith is the author of ten books of poetry, founding editor of the online archive UbuWeb (ubu.com), and the editor of “I’ll Be Your Mirror: The Selected Andy Warhol Interviews,” which was the basis for an opera,...