Pink (novel)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Pink
Author Gus Van Sant
Country United States of America
Language English
Genre Philosophical novella, absurdist fiction
Publisher Nan A. Talese
Publication date
1997
Pages 272
ISBN 978-0385488280

Pink[1] is a novel written by film maker Gus Van Sant. It was published in 1997 on the Nan Talese imprint of Doubleday.

Summary[edit]

The story is set in Saquatch, Oregon, USA, and details the life of Spunky Davis, a middle-aged maker of infomercials who is trying to find his next assignment and finish the science-fiction screenplay that he hopes will bring him Hollywood glory. The science-fiction screenplay sections of the book were written by Lanny Quarles.[2] Spunky meets Jack and Matt who are from another dimension called Pink. The book has a flip-book element and other drawings that were created by Van Sant himself.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Joyce, Cynthia (24 October 1997). "In the "Pink"". Salon. Retrieved June 13, 2011. 
  2. ^ Moody, Cid (20 February 1998). "Into the "Pink"". Austin Chronicle. Retrieved September 3, 2013. 

External links[edit]