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Gordon Lish is the author of Cess, Goings, Collected Fictions, Dear Mr. Capote, Peru, What I Know So Far, Mourner at the Door, Extravaganza, My Romance, Zimzum, and Epigraph. This body of work, together with his activities as a teacher and editor, have placed him at the forefront of the American literary scene.
In Cess, Lish’s latest work, he delivers a characteristic exhibition of his peculiar deformities of candor, obsession, and wit, via two extended “notes” to the reader, including a pages-long list of essential but perplexing words. More
In Thirteen Sittings
Goings: In Thirteen Sittings is Lish’s first completely original work in sixteen years, thirteen stories that mark the ongoing vitality of one of the era’s enduring scribes. More
“Gordon Lish, famous for all the wrong reasons, has written some of the most fascinating American fiction of the last ten years.” —Don DeLillo More