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Southland (Paperback)

By Nina Revoyr, Dennis Cooper (Editor)
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A compelling story of race, love, murder, and history against the backdrop of an ever-changing Los Angeles.

About the Author

Nina Revoyr was born in Japan to a Japanese mother and a white American father, and grew up in Tokyo, Wisconsin, and Los Angeles. She is the author of three novels. Nina has been an Associate Faculty member at Antioch University, a Visiting Professor at Cornell University, and the Remsen Bird Visiting Writer at Occidental College. She has also worked for more than a decade in the fields of child welfare and public education. Nina lives in Los Angeles with her English Springer Spaniel, Russell.

Dennis Cooper is the author of the George Miles Cycle, an interconnected sequence of five novels: Closer, Frisk, Try, Guide, and Period. His other works include My Loose Thread; The Sluts, winner of France's Prix Sade and the Lambda Literary Award; God, Jr.; Wrong; The Dream Police; and Ugly Man. He divides his time between Los Angeles and Paris.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781888451412
ISBN-10: 1888451416
Publisher: Akashic Books
Publication Date: April 2008
Pages: 348
Language: English