Vice Magazine - The Fiction Issue 2009


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Cover by Hollis Brown Thornton.

Top compartment, left to right:
Collected Works of Arthur Conan Doyle
Tree of smoke by Denis Johnson

Stack from bottom to top:
The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens
The Paris Review #10, Fall 1955
Enormous Changes at the Last Minute by Grace Paley
Desolation Angels by Jack Kerouac
On Becoming a Novelist by John Gardner
Deadwood by Pete Dexter
St. Augustine in 90 Minutes by Paul Strathern
Remember by Joe Brainard
Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë
The Road to Wigan Pier by George Orwell
Mixed Reviews by Aaron Cometbus
Sigma Chi Studs by unknown author

Small pile continued:
The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
Transparent Things by Vladimir Nabokov

Tray continued:
Then Again, Maybe I Won't by Judy Blume
Selected Poems by WH. Auden
American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis
Nausea by Jean-Paul Sartre
Told by Uncle Remus: New Stories of the Old Plantation by Joel Chandler Harris
Occidental Mythology by Joseph Campbell
I Ching The Book of Change
This Is It by Alan Watts
Shining by Stephen King
Bulfinch's Mythology by Thomas Bulfinch
John Dos Passos: 1919
The Housebreaker of Shady Hill by John Cheever
Side Effects by Woody Allen
The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler

Intermediate compartment, left to right:
Prison Pit by Johnny Ryan
Nick's Trip by George P. Pelecanos
Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert
Richard III by William Shakespeare
Among the Thugs by Bill Buford
Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller
The Portable Graham Greene
Hannah and Her Sisters by Woody Allen
Clockers by Richard Price
Naked and Other Screenplays by Mike Leigh
Overnight to Many Distant Cities by Donald Barthelme
Selected Short Stories by Henry James
Selected Poems by William Carlos Williams
Paper Doll by Jim Shepard
The Waste Land and Other Poems by TS. Eliot
Selected Poems of Robert Frost
The Collected Stories by Isaac Babel
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre by B. Traven
Mrs. Bridge by Evan S. Connell Jr
Dracula by Bram Stoker
Swann's Way by Marcel Proust
The Pleasure of the Text by Roland Barthes
Twisted Tits by unknown author

Stack, by bottom:
The Morning of the Poem by James Schuyler
Poems of the Vikings translated by Patricia Terry
Vox by Nicholson Baker
The Collected Shorter Poems of Kenneth Rexroth
Car by Harry Crews
Mark Twain on the Damned Human Race
The Crofter and the Laird by John McPhee
Winesburg, Ohio by Sherwood Anderson
Miss Lonelyhearts & The Day of the Locust by Nathanael West
ABC of Reading by Ezra Pound
Nam by Mark Baker
Haunted Houses by Richard Winer and Nancy Osborn
To kill a mockingbird by Harper Lee
Jesus’ Son by Denis Johnson

Lower compartment, left to right:
Cool for You by Eileen Myles
Cruddy by Lynda Barry
The Swamp Thing by Alan Moore
Call for the Dead by John le Carré
Easter Parade by Richard Yates
In the Heart of the Heart of the Country and Other Stories by William Gass
New hope for the dead by Charles Willeford
Mythologies by W.B. Yeats
Roberto Bolafio: 2666 (Part 4)
The Most of S.J. Perelman
Pure Slaughter Value by Robert Bingham
The Palm-Wine Drinkard by Amos Tutuola

Stack, bottom to top:
Puppetry for Mentally Handicapped People by Caroline Astell-Burt
Everything That Rises Must Converge by Flannery O'Connor
How I Conquered Your Planet by John Swartzwelder
Goodbye, Columbus by Philip Roth
Meditations by Marcus Aurelius
Selected Stories by Robert Walser
Up in the Old Hotel by Joseph Mitchell
God's Pocket by Pete Dexter
The Snows of Kilimanjaro by Ernest Hemingway
What We Talk About When We Talk About Love by Raymond Carver
Three Plays by Thorton Wilder
Heart of Darkness & The Secret Sharer by Joseph Conrad
The Killer Inside Me by Jim Thompson

Tray continued:
The Wanderers by Richard Price
Elmore Leonard's 10 Rules of Writing
No One Belongs Here More Than You by Miranda July
Everything Ravaged, Everything Burned by Wells Tower
Gone: The Last Days of the New Yorker by Renata Adler
Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace