Pierre Alferi founded, with Suzanne Doppelt, the magazine Détail, &, with Olivier Cadiot, Revue de Littérature générale. He is the author of (all from P.O.L.) Le Cinéma des familles (1999), Sentimentale journée (1997), Fmn (1994), Kub Or (1994), Le Chemin familier du poisson combatif (1992), & Les Allures naturelles (1991; translated by Cole Swensen as Natural Gaits, Sun & Moon Press, 1995), as well as Guillaume d'Ockham, Le Singulair (Minuit, 1989) & Chercher une phrase (Christian Bourgois, 1991). Selections of his work have appeared in English in the Exact Change Yearbook (ed. Peter Gizzi, Exact Change, 1995), Rhizome #3 (1999), & Five Fingers Review #10 (1991) & #16 (1997).