Tag: wittgenstein

And Furthermore...


Joseph Tabbi Responds to R. M. Berry

And Furthermore...


R M Berry Replies to Joseph Tabbi

Is There a Language Problem?


R.M. Berry on the recuperation of politicized language, in (and through) the fiction of Marianne Hauser and Lidia Yuknavitch.

Narratological Amphibiousness, or: Invitation to the Covert History of Possibility


Lance Olsen continues the FC/2 authors’ discussion of Carole Maso’s AVA and adds some bits on Laird Hunt, Mark Z Danielewski, Judd Morrissey and Lori Talley, and other recent U.S. avant-gardists.

The Avant-Garde and the Question of Literature


Ralph Berry on Avant-Garde fiction and the future of the page.

The Present of Fiction


Recent fiction by Curtis White, Alex Shakar, Michael Martone, and others read through the lens of Gertrude Stein and Wittgenstein.

Not Pessimistic Enough


Reflections on Creative Writing as potentially part of the tradition of the avant garde.

The Medial Turn


Joseph Tabbi identifies a shift in U.S. criticism that has taken place in the eight years separating Susan Strehle’s Fiction in the Quantum Universe and John Johnston’s Information Multiplicity.

Perloff in the Nineties


David Zauhar reads Marjorie Perloff the way she reads poetry and philosophy: as ways of doing, rather than saying