Shop > Artists' Books

#10866

A BOOK BEGINNING WHAT AND ENDING AWAY

Artist
Clark Coolidge
Price
$24.95
Date
2012
Publisher
Fence Books
Format
Artists' Books
ISBN
978-1-934200-60-5
Size
16.5 × 22 × 3.7 cm
Length
600 
Description

A missing treasure from one of the great ages of American experimental literature, A BOOK BEGINNING WHAT AND ENDING AWAY is an epic, durational, multiform text composed from 1973 to 1981. Bridging the wild conceptual experimentalism of the 1960s with the freeform, devastating ‘point perspective lyric’ that remains Coolidge’s operative method today, A BOOK BEGINNING WHAT AND ENDING AWAY is a musical performance, an epic saga, and a rewriting of the nodes of grammar and meaning, exhibiting forceful transformation in every paragraph, every stanza, every turn.

  1. A BOOK BEGINNING WHAT AND ENDING AWAY
 

Related Items

  1. Sebastian Black and Robin Cameron: __________.
  2. Brandon Downing: Lake Antiquity
  3. Brandon Downing: Mellow Actions
  4. Alison Knowles: The Big Book
  5. Henry Hu: titles 01
  6. Ukraine (In the winter & spring of 2013-2014)
  7. Steve Kado: Brian
  8. Josh MacPhee and Jesse Purcell: Capture the Flag
  9. Barbara Balfour: The Inkiest Black
  10. Gordon Matta-Clark: Art Cards
  11. Maria Lucia Cattani: Pocket Space
  12. Wesley Mulvin: It’s Hard Being Canadian
  13. Katie Bond Pretti: Sonority of Words
  14. Julien Jonas Bismuth and Jean-Pascal Flavien: Plouf!
  15. Scull’s Angles
  16. Robert Kinmount: Robert Kinmont
  17. Alternative Histories: New York Art Spaces, 1960-2010
  18. Daniel Olson: The Book of Luke
  19. Daniel Olson: The Book of Mark
  20. Archiv Peter Piller, Volume 1
  21. Archiv Peter Piller Volume 8
  22. Archiv Peter Piller, Volume 1 - Volume 8
  23. Ryan Compton: Project 2
  24. Bernhard Cella: Travel Journal
  25. Sara MacKillop: Ex-Library Book
  26. Martin Hogue: [Fake] Fake Estates, Reconsidering Gordon Matta-Clark’s Fake Estates
  27. The Elevator Rider’s Companion
  28. Bernadette Corporation: The Complete Poem
  29. Isabelle Pauwells: SPIN-OFF
  30. Troubling Research
  31. Caleigh Dunfield: A small book of prints of scans of etched sheets of 4 x 5 film of paper tracings of Facebook images of friends
  32. Yvonne Rainer: Poems
  33. Art and the F Word
  34. Eric Doeringer: Autobiography (after Sol LeWitt)