Kathy Acker

Interventions and provocations introduction (1998)

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Glenn Harper - 01 May 98

...Kathy Acker rely upon in their search for an art that is "more than craft, more than decorations for the people in power." [1] The postutopian interventionist and provocationist artists have embraced this "youthful" impropriety in their attack on social and aesthetic form, while at the same...

Kathy Acker: A tribute (1997)

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Glenn Harper - 30 Dec 97

Kathy Acker: A tribute (1997) Kathy Acker: A tribute Kathy Acker died November 29, 1997, having for some time engaged in a public struggle with breast cancer. Acker was a provocative performance artist and one of the most prominent experimental writers of the 1980s and 90s. Acker’s writing...