fiction, translated from the French by Bruce Benderson, paper, 32 pp.ISBN 0-87376-081-6
"This book is a crime. Accentuated rhythmized, lexiconized by·everything I've been forbidden to live."
An excerpt from Pierre Guyotat's ground-breaking novel of sexual reductionism and linguistic purification, one of the most radical attacks on the power of civilized language ever attempted.
"yeah, on yer/ feet, dat' mout', gonna gimme it!] [.., yuh want muh, mis'er guy?“—”gonna poun'ya out atda dumpster!“—”c'n I get dos' shorts off, mis'er guy?“—”uh-huh.., yank dat pork out dos' levi's an ahl start poun'in!“— ” yuh cân poun' me in da room, mis'er guy!“—”uh-huh.., slut, ya gonna booby-trap ma tree!”