Books written by Maggie Nelson



Wave Books | October 1, 2009 | 112 pages
"Suppose I were to begin by saying that I had fallen in love with a color."  More Info

The Art of Cruelty

W. W. Norton | January 21, 2019 | 288 pages
Discusses whether the brutal imagery present in today's reality and entertainment will shock society into a less alienated state and help create a just social order or whether focusing on representations of cruelty simply makes society more cruel. 10,000 first printing.  More Info

Something Bright, Then Holes

Soft Skull Press | April 20, 2018 | 80 pages
Before Maggie Nelson's name became synonymous with genre-defying, binary-slaying writing, Something Bright, Then Holes introduced readers to a singular voice in the making: exhilarating, fiercely vulnerable, intellectually curious, and one of a kind.  More Info