Volume VI – 2011

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A Writer’s Journal on Philosophy and Art

The exemplary modern artist is a broker in madness.
— Susan Sontag


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Literature

Translated into English for the first time!

SATANTANGO

by László Krasznahorkai, translated by George Szirtes, published by New Directions, Pub Date: Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

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Special Connection

Theater

An Intimate Unity: Fulya Peker’s The Plague

September 16 – 25, 2011
Theater for the New City (Cino Theater)
reviewed by Nicholas Birns

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Special Connection

Karen Gunderson – Constellations, Moons, and Water

Online catalog for the Karen Gunderson exhibition at ClampArt in New York City,
with an essay by Mark Daniel Cohen

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VOLUME VI – 2011


VOLUME VI, ISSUE 1, MARCH 2011

SPECIAL ISSUE: JAMES PURDY, JULY 17, 1914 – MARCH 13, 2009
THIS ISSUE IS DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF JAN ERIK BOUMAN,
FRIEND TO AND SUPPORTER OF JAMES PURDY.

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Cover, May 2010
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Introduction: From the Choir Invisible to the Cosmos
James Purdy or the Return of an Unseen Star
by Rainer J. Hanshe

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Malcolm, or the Charmed Life of Books
by Marie-Claude Profit
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“They Just Let Go”: James Purdy’s “Desiring Machines”
by Dr Richard Canning
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Storyteller of the Unhomed Imagination
by Donald Pease
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Purdy’s Family Poetics
by Christopher Lane
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James Purdy’s Via Negativa
by Don Adams
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James Purdy: An Interview
by Marie-Claude Profit
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“Impossibly Narrow Rooms”
by Kevin Arnold
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Ready All The Time Like Gunpowder
An Interview with Richard Hundley
by Rainer J. Hanshe

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Master of Ceremonies
by Daniel T. O’Hara
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In the Hollow of His Hands
a poem by Fulya Peker
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James Purdy: Bibliography
compiled by Rainer J. Hanshe
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James Purdy
by Stathis Orphanos, photographer
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Kate Simon, Photography
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CALL FOR PAPERS

Investigation of a Filmmaker Above Suspicion
The Cinema Art of Elio Petri
Submission Deadline: April 30, 2012

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