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Publisher Comments:

In Open All Night, Ken Miller's images and William T. Vollmann's unflinching reportage combine to present an unsettling and potently authentic document of our time. Imbued with a hyperreal poignancy, Miller's photographs reveal an America peopled by outsiders - skinheads, electroshock patients, addicts, prostitutes - the same people real and imagined, who inhabit the novels of William T. Vollmann. In tandem they present a stark yet human landscape in images and words of a world they both know intimately.

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Miller's black & white photos are captioned by quotes from works of fiction by William T. Vollmann. His subjects here are street people, prostitutes, skinheads, and others of America's underclass; and his gaze is unflinching.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

About the Author

William T. Vollmann is the author of eight novels, three collections of stories, a memoir, and Rising Up and Rising Down, which was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in nonfiction. Vollman's writing has been published in The New Yorker, Harper's, The Paris Review, Esquire, Conjunctions, Granta, and many other magazines. He lives in California.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780879515713
With:
Miller, Ken
Author:
Miller, Ken
Author:
Vollmann, William T.
Author:
Vollmann, William
Author:
Miller, Ken
Publisher:
Overlook Books
Subject:
Individual Photographer
Subject:
Photo Essays
Subject:
Narcotic addicts
Subject:
Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions
Subject:
Portrait photography
Subject:
Miller, Ken
Subject:
Individual Photographers - General
Subject:
Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - General
Subject:
Psychiatric hospital patients -- United States.
Subject:
Photography-Photographers
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardback
Publication Date:
19951031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
11.34x8.86x.58 in. 1.76 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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