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  • Afterglow (a dog memoir)

    By Eileen Myles

    Our Price: $12.00 - $24.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780802127099
    • Publisher: Grove Press
    • Published: September 2017
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  • Catherine Opie: Inauguration

    By Eileen Myles

    Our Price: $50.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780982681329
    • Publisher: Gregory R. Miller & Co.
    • Published: September 2011
  • Chelsea Girls

    By Eileen Myles

    Our Price: $15.29
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780062394668
    • Publisher: Ecco
    • Published: September 2015
    Available once again for a new generation of readers, the groundbreaking and candid coming-of-age novel in-real-time from one of America's most celebrated poets that is considered a cult classic.In this breathtakingly inventive autobiographical novel, Eileen Myles transforms life into a work of art. Told in her audacious voice, made vivid and immediate in her lyrical language,Chelsea Girls cobbles together memories of Myles’ 1960s Catholic upbringing with an alcoholic father, her volatile adolescence, her unabashed “lesbianity,” and her riotous pursuit of survival as a poet in 1970s New York.Suffused with alcohol, drugs, and sex; evocative in its depictions of the hardscrabble realities of a young artist’s life; and poignant with stories of love, humor, and discovery,Chelsea Girls is a funny, cool, and intimate account of a writer’s education, and a modern chronicle of how a young female writer shrugged off the chains of a rigid cultural identity meant to define her.
  • Cool for You

    By Eileen Myles

    Our Price: $14.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781887128599
    • Publisher: Soft Skull
    • Published: November 2000
    Grainy, stained and stripped, this nonfiction novel traces the downbeat progress of a girl growing up in working-class Boston. Schooled by mean and memorable Catholic nuns, this tomboy heroine stumbles and dreams her way through the painful corridors of family, early sexual encounters and an eye-opening series of jobs caring for the sick and insane, the abandoned wards of the state.Throughout the course of her young life, the narrator wants to become an astronaut, instead she becomes a poet.
  • Cool for You: A Novel

    By Eileen Myles

    Our Price: $15.25 - $16.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781619029170
    • Publisher: Soft Skull Press
    • Published: April 2017
  • I Love Dick

    By Chris Kraus

    Our Price: $14.35
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781584350347
    • Publisher: Semiotext(e)
    • Published: September 2006
    A self-described failed filmmaker falls obsessively in love with her theorist-husband's colleague: a manifesto for a new kind of feminism and the power of first-person narration.
  • I Must Be Living Twice: New and Selected Poems

    By Eileen Myles

    Our Price: $15.29
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780062389091
    • Publisher: Ecco
    • Published: September 2016
  • I Must Be Living Twice: New and Selected Poems 1975 - 2014

    By Eileen Myles

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780062389084
    • Publisher: Ecco
    • Published: September 2015
    A collection of thrilling verse, including both new poems and beloved favorites, from the celebrated poet, modern cult icon, and author ofChelsea Girls.Eileen Myles’ work is known for its blend of reality and fiction, the sublime and the ephemeral. Her work opens readers to astonishing new considerations of familiar places, like the East Village in her iconicChelsea Girls, and invites them into lush—and sometimes horrid—dream worlds, imbuing the landscapes of her writing with the vividness and energy of fantasy.I Must Be Living Twice brings together selections from the poet’s previous work with a set of bold new poems that reflect her sardonic, unapologetic, and fiercely intellectual literary voice. Steeped in the culture of New York City, Myles’ milieu,I Must Be Living Twice is a prism refracting a radical world and a compelling life.
  • Inferno: A Poet's Novel

    By Eileen Myles

    Our Price: $14.35
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781944869106
    • Publisher: OR Books
    • Published: September 2016
  • Jack Pierson: The Hungry Years

    By Jack Pierson

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9788862085625
    • Publisher: Damiani
    • Published: October 2017
  • Not Me

    By Eileen Myles

    Our Price: $13.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780936756677
    • Publisher: Semiotext(e)
    • Published: June 1991
    Listen, I have been educated.I have learned about WesternCivilization. Do youknowWhat the message of WesternCivilization is? I am alone.This breakthrough volume, published in1991 by the author of Cool For You and Chelsea Girls captures the high points of Myles' work in NewYork City during the 1980s. Poet, novelist, lesbian culture hero and one-time presidentialcandidate, Myles has influenced a whole generation of young queer girl writers and activists. She isone of the most brilliant, incisive, immediate writers living today.
  • Snowflake / different streets

    By Eileen Myles

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781933517582
    • Publisher: Wave Books
    • Published: April 2012
    "One of the savviest and most restless intellects in contemporary literature?honest, jokey, paranoid, sentimental, mean, lyrical, tough, you name it."?Dennis Cooper"[Myles' writing] comes across simultaneously as effortless and utterly gorgeous. . . . To be able to write with such gentleness and force all at the same time is such a gift, and Myles is completely generous in how she uses this."?Ron SillimanTwo books meet as one in legendary poet, critic, and novelist Eileen Myles' newest collection. In a world overflowing with technology and its mutant offspring, moments of human ecstasy and connection are as indelible as they are fleeting. Indeed, with every page, the poems of Snowflake and different streets create poet and poem anew.some cars seem to eruptfrom the tar itselfthey seem to pullthemselves upfrom below the surface of the landthough I don't think land. I mean something flat, somethingblackalmost like a water that we're onthough a dark water thatholds us.Eileen Myles has published more than a dozen books of poetry, criticism, and fiction. She was recently awarded the 2010 Shelley Memorial Award for poetry and, for her new novel Inferno, the Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Fiction. She lives in New York.
  • Sorry, Tree

    By Eileen Myles

    Our Price: $14.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781933517209
    • Publisher: Wave Books
    • Published: April 2007
    “One of the savviest and most restless intellects in contemporary literature—honest, jokey, paranoid, sentimental, mean, lyrical, tough, you name it.”—Dennis CooperEileen Myles has written thousands of poems since she gave her first reading at CBGB in 1974. BUST magazine calls her “the rock star of modern poetry” and The New York Times says she's “a cult figure to a generation of post-punk females forming their own literary avant garde.”Myles' trademark punk-lesbian sensibility and intimate knowledge of poetic tradition are at work in this eighth collection, where every love poem is political, and every political poem is, ultimately, about love. From “Home”: I thought if I inventoried home it would be broad my eyes fling open like a doll's to the virtual space that suddenly resembles the walls the most interesting artists are large; monsters while the people we know are masses of flowers & when I turn on my cellphone I see everyone Eileen Myles has published over a dozen books of poetry, prose, and plays. Formerly the director of the St. Mark's Poetry Project, as well as a write-in candidate for president in 1992, she now teaches at the University of California, San Diego. In 1997 Myles toured with Sister Spit's Ramblin' Road Show. Her books include Skies, on my way, Cool for You (a novel), School of Fish, Maxfield Parrish, Not Me, and Chelsea Girls (stories).
  • The Importance of Being Iceland: Travel Essays in Art

    By Eileen Myles

    Our Price: $16.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781584350668
    • Publisher: Semiotext(e)
    • Published: July 2009
    Culled from more than two decades of art and cultural criticism originally written for exhibitions, events, and journals, the essays in this book - on subjects ranging from Henry David Thoreau, James Schuyler, and Bjork to queer Russia, working class speech, California freeways, and flossing - counterpose the nuance of Iceland's deeply rooted yet fluid culture with the more prevalent, American fact of steamrolling 'global' heterogeneity. Myles links ancient Icelandicverse, New York summer streets, the antiseptic malls of La Jolla, and the back of the Sister Spit tour van with an awareness that criticism is always a special gesture. 365p.
  • Up Is Up, But So Is Down: New York's Downtown Literary Scene, 1974-1992

    By Brandon Stosuy

    Our Price: $10.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780814740118
    • Publisher: New York University Press
    • Published: October 2006
    More than one hundred and twenty-five images and more than eighty texts--including flyers, zines, newsprint weeklies, book covers, and more--capture the spontaneity of New York's downtown literary scene between 1974 and 1992, offering profiles of Spalding Gray, Lynne Tillman, Eric Bogosian, Kathy Acker, Miguel Pi¤ero, and other writers. Simultaneous.

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