Kathy Acker

Kathy Acker

Kathy Acker was born in New York City, New York on April 18th, 1947 and passed away at the age of 50 on November 30th, 1997.

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Below is a complete list of Kathy Acker books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Portrait of an Eye Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
New York City in 1979
1981
2
Hello, I'm Erica Jong
1982
3
Great Expectations
1982
4
Blood and Guts in High School
1984
5
Algeria
1984
6
Don Quixote
1986
7
Literal Madness
1987
8
Empire of the Senseless
1988
9
In Memoriam to Identity
1990
10
Kathy Goes To Haiti
1990
11
My Mother
1993
12
Pussycat Fever
1995
13
Pussy, King of the Pirates
1996
14
Eurydice in the Underworld
1998
15
Rip-Off Red, Girl Detective and the Burning Bombing of America
2002

List of Collections in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
I'm Very into You: Correspondence 1995-1996 (With: McKenzie Wark)
2015

List of The Last Interview Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Learning to Live Finally (By: Jacques Derrida)
Learning to Live Finally (By: Jacques Derrida)
2005
2
Roberto Bolaño: The Last Interview: And Other Conversations (By: Roberto Bolaño)
2009
3
Kurt Vonnegut (By: Kurt Vonnegut)
Kurt Vonnegut (By: Kurt Vonnegut)
2011
4
Jorge Luis Borges (By: Jorge Luis Borges)
2012
5
Hannah Arendt: The Last Interview and Other Conversations (By: Hannah Arendt)
2013
6
James Baldwin: The Last Interview: and other Conversations (By: James Baldwin, Quincy Troupe)
2014
7
Ray Bradbury: The Last Interview (By: Ray Bradbury, Sam Weller)
2014
8
Gabriel García Márquez (By: Gabriel García Márquez)
2015
9
Lou Reed (By: Lou Reed)
Lou Reed (By: Lou Reed)
2015
10
Ernest Hemingway (By: Ernest Hemingway)
2015
11
Nora Ephron: The Last Interview (By: Nora Ephron)
2015
12
Philip K. Dick (By: Philip K. Dick)
2015
13
J. D. Salinger (By: J.D. Salinger)
2016
14
Oliver Sacks (By: Oliver Sacks)
2016
15
Jane Jacobs (By: Jane Jacobs)
2016
16
David Bowie (By: David Bowie)
David Bowie (By: David Bowie)
2016
17
Martin Luther King, Jr.: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations (By: Martin Luther King Jr.)
2017
18
Christopher Hitchens (By: Christopher Hitchens)
2017
19
Hunter S. Thompson (By: Hunter S. Thompson)
2018
20
Kathy Acker: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations
2018
21
Julia Child: The Last Interview and Other Conversations (By: Julia Child)
2018
22
10
Ursula K. Le Guin: The Last Interview and Other Conversations (By: Ursula K. Le Guin)
2019
23
Billie Holiday: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations (By: Billie Holiday, Khanya Mtshali)
2019
24
Graham Greene: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations (By: Graham Greene)
2019
25
Toni Morrison: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations (By: Toni Morrison)
2020
26
Frida Kahlo: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations (By: Frida Kahlo)
2020
27
Shirley Chisholm: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations (By: Barbara Lee, Shirley Chisholm)
2021
28
Fred Rogers: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations (By: Fred Rogers)
2021
29
Johnny Cash: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations (By: Johnny Cash)
2021
30
John Lewis: The Last Interview and Other Conversations (By: Melville House)
2021
31
Janet Malcolm: The Last Interview: And Other Conversations (By: Melville House)
2022
32
Kurt Cobain: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations ( By: Melville House)
2022
33
bell hooks: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations (By: bell hooks)
2023
34
Octavia E. Butler: The Last Interview: and Other Conversations (By: Melville House)
2023
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List of Kathy Acker Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Art After Modernism
1984
2
Wordplays Five
1986
3
High Risk
1991
4
Storming the Reality Studio
1991
5
Fiction International 22
1992
6
Avant-Pop: Fiction for a Daydream Nation
1993
7
The Mammoth Book of Erotica
1994
8
The Artist in Society
1995
9
Dust
1996
10
Rapid Eye
1996
11
Spectacular Optical
1998
12
The Review Of Contemporary Fiction
1999
13
The Good Parts
2000
14
Artspace Is/Artspace Was
2001
15
Essential Acker: The Selected Writings
2002
16
Frozen Tears II
2004
17
The Penguin Book of Erotic Stories By Women
2012
18
Lost & Found
2015
19
A Woman's Right to Pleasure
2020
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Kathy Acker: Biography

Kathy Acker was born on April 18th, 1947. Kathy passed away November 30th, 1997 at 50 years old. Kathy Acker was born in New York City, New York.

Kathy Acker is probably best known for their Standalone Novels. There are currently 15 novels available. The first standalone was released in 1981 with the novel New York City in 1979. The most recently released novel was Rip-Off Red, Girl Detective and the Burning Bombing of America which was released in 2002.

Kathy Acker also wrote the Collections series which has 4 books including Young Lust and Hannibal Lecter, My Father.

Related Authors

The most common authors followed by users who also follow Kathy Acker are:

  1. Stephen King, author of The Dark Tower Series.
  2. J.K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter Series.
  3. Harlan Coben, author of the Myron Bolitar Series.
  4. Michael Connelly, author of the Harry Bosch Series.
  5. Charles Dickens, author of the novel: A Tale of Two Cities.

Kathy Acker: F.A.Q

When was Kathy Acker Born?

Kathy Acker was born on April 18th, 1947.

When did Kathy Acker die?

Kathy Acker died on November 30th, 1997 at 50 years old.

Where was Kathy Acker Born?

Kathy Acker was born in New York City, New York, .

What was the first book Kathy Acker wrote?

The first novel written by Kathy Acker was The Childlike Life of the Black Tarantula, published in 1973.

What was the most recent book Kathy Acker wrote?

Their most recently released work was Kathy Acker: Unpublished Early Writings on August 30th, 2019.

How many books has Kathy Acker written?

Kathy Acker has written 24 books. 3 books in the Portrait of an Eye Series, 15 Standalone Novels, 4 books in the Collections, 1 book in the Non-Fiction Books, 1 book in The Last Interview Series.

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