by Dennis Cooper
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June 4, 2007 As kids we preferred indoor recess to the playground hullabaloo. As adults we're film dorks, comic book geeks and indie-music nerds. We do not, as a general rule, jet-ski. This is what we'll be reading as we try to avoid the sun.
June 4, 2007 "You won't find many of the conventions of contemporary literary fiction here," says Glen Weldon of Userlands: New Fiction Writers from the Blogging Underground. "These stories are discursive, deliberately elliptical things — but there's plenty of arresting prose."
June 4, 2007 Justin Taylor's story appears in Userlands: New Fiction Writers from the Blogging Underground edited by Dennis Cooper. Glen Weldon recommends this anthology of hard-edged contemporary fiction found on the Internet as "an unflinching look at promising talent in the raw."
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