Lost in the Funhouse

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Lost in the Funhouse

By John Barth

Anchor Books, Paperback, 9780385240871, 224pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 1988

Barth's lively, highly original collection of short pieces is a major landmark of experimental fiction.Though many of the stories gathered here were published separately, there are several themes common to them all, giving them new meaning in the context of this collection.

About the Author
JOHN BARTH's fiction has won the National Book Award, the PEN/Malamud Award, and the Lannan Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award. For many years he taught in the writing seminars at John Hopkins University. He is the author of such seminal works as "The Sot-Weed Factor, Chimera" (for which he won the NBA), and "Giles Goat-Boy".