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Author: Renee Gladman

RENEE GLADMAN is the author of ten books of poetry and prose, including her series of fictional works set in the imaginary city-state of Ravicka: EVENT FACTORY (2010), THE RAVICKIANS (2011), ANA PATOVA CROSSES A BRIDGE (2013), and HOUSES OF RAVICKA (2017), all available from Dorothy, a publishing project. CALAMITIES (Wave Books, 2016) is a collection of linked essays on writing and experience. PROSE ARCHITECTURES (Wave Books, 2017) is her first monograph of drawings. She lives in New England with poet-ceremonialist, Danielle Vogel.

A Picture-Feeling
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A Picture-Feeling

Roof Books

Poetry. LGBT Studies. African American Studies. Postulating a new age of iron with these highly wrought lines, Renee Gladman questions how we experience our life and times, what is real and what is fantasy. She combines elements of narrative with an...

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The Activist
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The Activist

Krupskaya

Fiction. LGBT Studies. African American Studies. Straddling fiction and poetry, Renee Gladman's writing operates on the level of the sentence, constructing suprise and oblique meanings at every turn, and somehow managing the supremely difficult tric...

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Ana Patova Crosses a Bridge
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Ana Patova Crosses a Bridge

Dorothy, a publishing project

Fiction. LGBT Studies. African American Studies. "ANA PATOVA CROSSES A BRIDGE is the third volume of Renee Gladman's magnificent, melancholy series about the city-state of Ravicka, or about the architectures of its absence. It is tempting to read th...

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Calamities
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Calamities

Wave Books

Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. Essays. A collection of linked essays concerned with the life and mind of the writer by one of the most original voices in contemporary literature. Each essay takes a day as its point of inquiry, observing the body as it...

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Event Factory
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Event Factory

Dorothy, a publishing project

Fiction. LGBT Studies. African American Studies. A "linguist-traveler" arrives by plane to Ravicka, a city of yellow air in which an undefined crisis is causing the inhabitants to flee. Although fluent in the native language, she quickly finds herse...

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Houses of Ravicka
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Houses of Ravicka

Dorothy, a publishing project

Fiction. African & African American Studies. Women's Studies. LGBTQIA Studies. Ravicka's comptroller, author of "Regulating the Book of Regulations," seems to have lost a house. It is not where it's supposed to be, though an invisible house on the f...

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Juice
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Juice

Kelsey Street Press

Fiction. LGBT Studies. African American Studies. Gladman wields an idiosyncratic skill with description and characters that has drawn praise and attention from her contemporaries. JUICE describes a world where seemingly minor obsessions and details ...

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Newcomer Can't Swim

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Newcomer Can't Swim

Kelsey Street Press

Fiction. LGBT Studies. African American Studies. In NEWCOMER CAN'T SWIM, Renee Gladman invites us to accompany her protagonists on their treks into, through and across variegated, mysterious soulspaces and dreamscapes, troubling the surfaces and bou...

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Prose Architectures
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Prose Architectures

Wave Books

Art. Poetry. Hybrid Genre. A book of ink drawings that regards language as an exposed nervous system, uncovering the moment whereby architecture emerges out of prose, the sentence becomes a drawing, and the act of writing narrative can be examined f...

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The Ravickians
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The Ravickians

Dorothy, a publishing project

Fiction. LGBT Studies. African American Studies. The second volume of Gladman's Ravicka trilogy continues the author's profound meditation upon translation and the ephemeral. THE RAVICKIANS narrates the day-long odyssey of Luswage Amini, the Great R...

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To After That (Toaf)
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To After That (Toaf)

Atelos

Fiction. LGBT Studies. African American Studies. A true account of a fictional work. "I see the sentence as this thing you are moving through. You encounter words and punctuation the same way you would see a building or turn onto a street."

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