ANTKIND; A Novel
New York: Random House, 2020. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. Small quarto (9 1/4" x 6 1/2" x 1 3/4"), black quarter cloth with white lettering on spine over matching black boards, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped: $30.00), 705 pages +  Acknowledgements. Weight: 2 lbs. 4 oz. Very Fine / Near Fine. Item #9307
Charles Stuart Kaufman (born 1958) is an American filmmaker and novelist. He wrote the bestselling films Being John Malkovich (1999), Adaptation (2002), and Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004).
A celebrated screenwriters. Kaufman has received an Academy Award, three BAFTA Awards, two Independent Spirit Awards, and a Writers Guild of America Award.
Debut novel! In Antkind, film critic B. Rosenberg attempts to recall a three-month long stop-motion animation film that perished in a fire. Believing the film to be his last chance at achieving the admiration of his peers, B. begins an absurdist journey that explores comedy, film theory, philosophy, and social commentary.
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