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Curtis White

Heretical Songs


An Illuminated History of the Future (ed)

Curtis White was born in 1951 in San Lorenzo, California, a little pre-fab paradise for veterans of World War II. In 1981, he published his first book of fiction, Heretical Songs with the Fiction Collective, and then published Anarcho Hindu in 1995. Two subsequent books of fictions, Metaphysics in the Midwest and The Idea of Horne, were published in the New American Fiction series by Sun and Moon. More recently, he has also published work with Dalkey Archive Press (Memories of My Father Watching TV, Requiem, and America's Magic Mountain).

In 2003, White published a major work of non-fiction,The Middle Mind: Why Consumer Culture is Turning Us Into the Living Dead, with Harper San Francisco.