Kathy Acker
#5519 Overall Influence

Kathy Acker

American novelist, playwright, essayist, and poet

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Kathy Acker was an American experimental novelist, playwright, essayist, and postmodernist writer. She was influenced by the Black Mountain School poets, William S. Burroughs, David Antin, French critical theory, Carolee Schneeman, Eleanor Antin, and by philosophy, mysticism, and pornography, as well as classic literature.

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City University of New York
City University of New York

Public university system in New York City

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University of California, San Diego
University of California, San Diego

Public university in La Jolla, California, United States

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Brandeis University
Brandeis University

Private research university in Waltham, Massachusetts

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#1165 World Rank #256 USA Rank
Literature