Please see Sleet's in-depth interview with Larry Sutin on the subject of erasure books.
Lawrence Sutin is a writer and professor in the Creative Writing and Liberal Studies Programs of Hamline University and teaches in the low-residency program of the Vermont College of Fine Arts. Sutin is the author of two memoirs, Jack and Rochelle: A Holocaust Memoir of Love and Resistance (Graywolf Press, 1995) and A Postcard Memoir (Graywolf Press, 2000). He has also written two biographies, Divine Invasions: A Life of Philip K. Dick (Harmony Books, 1989) and Do What Thou Wilt: A Life of Aleister Crowley (St. Martin's Press, 2000). His most recent books are All Is Change: The Two Thousand Year Journey of Buddhism to the West (Little, Brown, 2006) and his newest novel, When to Go Into the Water (Sarabande Books 2009).