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LA Liminal

4.83 of 5 stars 4.83  ·  rating details  ·  23 ratings  ·  3 reviews
Viewed through the penetrating eyes of a failed Hollywood hopeful, with the advantage of distance and a sharp tongue, this poetry collection is a guided tour through an internalized, apocalyptic landscape—one that lies beneath the spectacle of Los Angeles. Transitional places and phases are imagined as frightening and ripe, capable of producing a space where anxiety and cr ...more
Paperback, 88 pages
Published April 1st 2010 by Kore Press (first published March 31st 2010)
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Mar 01, 2010 Becca rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  (Review from the author)
"What I learned from this book": I learned maybe LA isn't such an awful place after all.
Whipsmart-clever-innovative yet emotional. My favorite kind of book!
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Becca Klaver was born and raised in Milwaukee and now lives in Brooklyn. She holds degrees from the University of Southern California and Columbia College Chicago, and is currently a PhD student in English at Rutgers University. A founding editor of the feminist poetry press Switchback Books, she is the author of the full-length poetry collection LA Liminal (Kore Press, 2010) and the chapbooks Ins ...more
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