Machines in the Head - Selected Short Writing

Author(s): Anna Kavan

general non fiction

This collection of Anna Kavan’s short fiction and journalism marks fifty years since her death in 1968. From moving portraits of clinical depression to phantasmagoric visions of sci-fi wonder – including the previously unpublished story ‘Starting a Career’ – the writings collected in Machines in the Head offer an accessible introduction to readers new to her work and a timely survey of Kavan's diverse writing talents for her fans. Her journalism, giving insight into her radical politics and her thoughts on writing and writers, is reproduced in full.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780720620542
  • : Peter Owen Limited
  • : Peter Owen Limited
  • : May 2019
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Anna Kavan
  • : Hardback
  • : 256