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Acker, Kathy

A Dictionary of Writers and their Works

Michael Cox,

Christopher Riches

Acker, Kathy (1948–1997) American novelist 

  • The Childlike Life of the Black Tarantula (1975) Fiction

  • The Adult Life of Toulouse Lautrec by Henri Toulouse Lautrec (1978) Fiction

  • Kathy Goes to Haiti (1978) Fiction

  • Great Expectations (1982) Fiction

  • Blood and Guts in High School (1984) Fiction

  • Hello, I'm Erica Long (1984) Fiction

  • Algeria (1985) Fiction

  • Don Quixote: Which Was a Dream (1986) Fiction

  • Empire of the Senseless (1988) Fiction

  • In Memoriam to Identity (1990) Fiction

  • Portrait of an Eye: Three Novels (1992) Fiction

  • Pussy, King of the Pirates (1996) Fiction

  • Bodies of Work: Essays (1997) Non-Fiction