Chris C Turner
I've always been drawn to American writing - as an Englishman, once you've savoured the sheer modernity and size of the American word/world, it is difficult to go back to UK books. Of course there are giant everywhere, and I've dipped into many, but those who influenced me most are The Beats (partic. Kerouac/Ginsberg/Cassidy), Richard Brautigan (was crazy about him for quite a while), but also Americanised authors such as Knut Hamson. I have a soft spot for Primo Levi. And D.H Lawrence of course. more...
The Tower Block
How Not to Become an Accountant
Whenever it's all Too Sad
My son born 28th May 2007