The Resource Zeroville : a novel, Steve Erickson, (electronic resource)

Zeroville : a novel, Steve Erickson, (electronic resource)

Label
Zeroville : a novel
Title
Zeroville
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Steve Erickson
Title variation
Zero ville
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In an alternate Los Angeles, a young man uncovers a life-changing cinematic secret Hailed as one of Erickson's finest and most daring novels, Zeroville is a unique love letter to film. It centers on the story of Vikar, a young architecture student so enthralled with the movies that his friends call him "cineautistic." With an intensely religious childhood behind him, and tattoos of Elizabeth Taylor and Montgomery Clift on his head, he arrives in Hollywood where he's mistaken for a member of the Charles Manson "family" and eventually scores a job as a film editor. Vikar discovers the frames of a secret film within the reels of every movie ever made, and sets about splicing them together-an undertaking that takes on frightening theological dimensions. Electrifying and darkly comic, Zeroville dives into the renegade American cinema of the '70s and '80s and emerges into an era for which we have no name
Summary
Vikar becomes a film editor, the job he always wanted, but but the drugs, music, and sexuality, may be more than he can handle
Theme
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238740
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Erickson, Steve
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
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  • Motion pictures
  • Motion picture industry
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Zeroville : a novel, Steve Erickson, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11549214
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781480409996
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11549214
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Zeroville : a novel, Steve Erickson, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11549214
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781480409996
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11549214
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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