By Jeff Jackson
"Style is pre-eminent in Jeff Jackson's eerie and enigmatic debut. The prose works just like the expressionless mask worn via killers in horror films."
-Wall highway Journal
"A gutter punk Catcher within the Rye."
"What’s so much compellingand terrifying... is the originality and execution. [Mira Corpora] has a really cinematic caliber to it, just like the dreamscapes of a Lynch, or, higher, a wierd, filmic mash-up of Lord of the Flies, Demian, and House of Leaves, as directed by means of concord Korine."
"[A] captivating debut, which reads like a few move among Bruno Schulz and the backstories of random characters from Penelope Spheeris’ 1984 movie Suburbia. It’s the overarching sensibility that still places Mira Corpora in a different crew of books that may merely be dubbed Punk Lit. "
"It's high-quality paintings in its manic pacing and its summoning of yes cultural logos. current annoying with a vengeance. i'm hoping the publication reveals the intense readers who're available in the market looking ahead to this sort of fiction to hit them within the face."
"Jeff Jackson is among the so much terribly talented younger writers I've learn in a long time. His surprisingly serene but gripping, unsettling, and fantastically rendered novel Mira Corpora has inside all of it the earmarks of a massive new literary voice."
"Jeff Jackson is a clean and startling voice in modern fictiona hallucinatory realist whose prose has the feared power of rock and roll, and who writes with the reassurance of a born storyteller."
Mira Corpora is the debut novel from acclaimed playwright Jeff Jackson, an encouraged, dreamlike experience by means of a particular new talent.
Literary and artistic, but additionally fast paced and gripping, Mira Corpora charts the adventure of a tender runaway. A coming-of-age tale for those who hate coming-of-age tales, that includes a colony of outcast teenagers, teenage oracles, enjoyment parks haunted by way of gibbons, mysterious cassette tapes, and a reclusive underground rockstar.
With brilliant precision, Jackson weaves a relocating story of discovery and self-preservation throughout a startling, shiny landscape.
Jeff Jackson holds an MFA from NYU and is the recipient of fellowships from the MacDowell Colony and Virginia middle for the artistic Arts. 5 of his performs were produced via the Obie Awardwinning Collapsable Giraffe company.