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To all those who have for several years sought to discredit the new American literature Lawrence Ferlinghetti has just dealt a most powerful blow wrote French critic Pierre Lepape in 1961 when Her was published in France as La uatrieme Personne du Singulier Calling it a masterpiece of the young American novel Lepape declared it. Great piece of work Rather difficult to read but illuminating for moments humorous and visually and iconically surrealist and impresionist this novel who owes much of its aesthetics to Beckett I'd dare say reminded me of the novels I always wanted to write but never did or finished doing because of their obscurity and the pervasion of seemingly random disconnected thoughts or because what I take as readers' lazyness I'd dare say even though in Her one can find a complex almost plastic in the sense of painting web pattern of motives images and allusions which defy altogether the kantian categories of time and space I also suggest reading it under narcotic mental conditions

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Her author Lawrence FerlinghetWas the confirmation of a great American writer who in the hall of American literary glories takes the place left vacant by the death of Hemingway Lepape went on to speak of the incredible verbal virtuosity by which the reader is led through this laby reve and it is this image of the labyrinth dream which relates Her to the anti. I think this is one of the earliest books I bought and still have I can remember the smell of it I can remember a warm Summer day reading this at a picnic with my girlfriendThe distant strangeness of those fluid little run on sentencesand jumbly bumbly perceptions mmm

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summary Her author Lawrence Ferlinghetti 108 ¼ To all those who have for several years sought to discredit the new American literature Lawrence Ferlinghetti has just dealt a most powerful blow wrote French critic Pierre Lepape in 1961 when Her was published in France as La uatrieme Personne du Singulier Calling it a masterpiece of the young AmeriNovels of the young French school of Robbe Grillet and ButorBeing thus very far from the kind of novels produced by Ferlinghetti's immediate contemporaries whether Beat or academic this book has met with little but bafflement among American critics With well over 50000 now in print Her nevertheless continues to make its own way. Such beautifully written nonsense