B.S. Johnson's 'The Unfortunates' is Resurrected

Los Angeles CityBeat | July 7, 2008
In his unique 1969 narrative The Unfortunates (New Directions) finally published in May for the first time in the United States, Johnson pursued the question of how creating a novel that would not be bound by conventions might necessitate a book that would not even be bound between covers.

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