Anna Ioanes is a Marion L. Brittain Postdoctoral Fellow in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication at Georgia Tech. Her scholarship focuses on 20th- and 21st-century American literature and visual culture and has appeared or is forthcoming in Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society and the minnesota review. She is co-editor, with Douglas Dowland, of Violent Feelings, a special issue of LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory, and co-editor, with Andrew Marzoni, of TECHStyle, an online forum for research in digital humanities and pedagogy.
Please Be Nice to Me: Navigating History, Mystery, and Desire in Chris Kraus’s “After Kathy Acker”
In the first authorized biography of Kathy Acker, Chris Kraus digs beneath the myths around the avant-garde heroine....