Brian Evenson





Brian Evenson


Born
in Ames, Iowa, The United States
August 12, 1966

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Average rating: 3.85 · 29,659 ratings · 3,294 reviews · 136 distinct worksSimilar authors
Last Days

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Immobility

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Fugue State

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A Collapse of Horses

4.03 avg rating — 626 ratings — published 2016 — 5 editions
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The Open Curtain

3.87 avg rating — 543 ratings — published 2006 — 12 editions
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Windeye

4.02 avg rating — 452 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
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The Wavering Knife

4.12 avg rating — 364 ratings — published 2004
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The Warren

3.71 avg rating — 467 ratings — published 2016 — 4 editions
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Altmann's Tongue: Stories a...

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4.19 avg rating — 303 ratings — published 1994 — 4 editions
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Dark Property

4.06 avg rating — 172 ratings — published 2002
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“There is, in every event, whether lived or told, always a hole or a gap, often more than one. If we allow ourselves to get caught in it, we find it opening onto a void that, once we have slipped into it, we can never escape.”
Brian Evenson, Fugue State

“Anything can happen: anything. Or nothing. Who can say? The world, monstrous, is made that way, and in the end consumes us all. Who am I, administrated or no, to have the audacity to survive it?”
Brian Evenson, Fugue State

“Truth cannot be imparted," said Kline. "It must be inflicted.”
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