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Shopping in Space & The Sex Lives of Siamese Twins

This week I started re-reading Shopping in Space, a book written jointly by Elizabeth Young and Graham Caveney, that takes a look at a number of writers who found themselves being lumped together during the 1980s and early 90s and tentatively categorised as ‘Downtown’, ‘New Narrative’ or ‘Post-Punk’ but whose writing Young and Caveney opted to term ‘Blank Generation’ fiction, after Richard Hell’s most famous song, to give them ‘the necessary link with punk’ and to convey ‘something of the flat, stunned quality of much of the writing’. 691 more words

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JUST AN OBSERVATION

Just an Observation

The weekend starts early and finishes late this week; beginning tonight with two worthwhile events and continuing on with several more right through until next Saturday. 616 more words

JUST AN OBSERVATION