The Dirty Realism Duo: Charles Bukowski & Raymond Carver

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CHARLES BUKOWSKI & RAYMOND CARVER Charles Bukowski and Raymond Carver were credited as the fathers of the "Dirty Realism" genre in the 1980s--branching out from minimalism, the stripping of fiction down to the least amount of words and a concentration on the subject's view of the object. The characters are usually run-of-the-mill, every day people--the lower and middle class worker, the unemployed, the alcoholic, the beaten-down-by-life. In this experimental monograph (in the vein of D. H. Lawrence's Studies in Contemporary ...

The Dirty Realism Duo: Charles Bukowski & Raymond Carver 2008, Borgo Press, Holicog

ISBN-13: 9781434402578

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