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Stolen Voices album

Author: Stolen Voices | Reference: P4056

An album which forms part fot he ongoing inquiry by Johanna Linsley and Rebecca Louise Collins inspired by eavesdropping.

In glass cabinet.

So Real It Hurts

Author: Lydia Lunch | Reference: P4050 | ISBN: 978-1-60980-943-0

Through personal essays, interviews, and poetic verse, punk musician and cultural icon Lydia Lunch claws and rakes at the reader's conscience in this powerful, uninhibited feminist collection.

Knifeboxing

Author: Johanna Went | Digital Reference: EF5332

Seminal but rarely seen performance, recorded at Club Lingerie in Los Angeles, California, 1984.The folder also includes a short promotional video.

Part of LADA Screens 8. The film was availble online between 29 March – 11 April 2016 on the LADA Screens Channel.

The Gluts Go To Copenhagen

Author: The Gluts | Digital Reference: EF5329

A short documentary made during a climate change summit, COP15, which took place in Copenhagen in December 2009.

This video was part of LADA Screens, and was available online from 30 November 2015 to 13 December 2015.

HD Video, 37 minutes.

Black Performance Theory

Reference: P4026 | ISBN: 978-0-8223-5616-5

Considering how blackness is imagined in and through performance, the contributors address topics including flight as a persistent theme in African American aesthetics, the circulation of minstrel tropes in Liverpool and in Afro-Mexican settlements in Oaxaca, and the reach of hip-hop politics as people around the world embrace the music and dance.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041)
 

Genesis Breyer P-Orridge: Limited Edition Photo Biography

Reference: P4005 | ISBN: 9780-992657819

Genesis has selected h/er unseen and personal photographs to illustrate h/er journey of life as continuous creativity. 

Limited edition; 352 / 1323. In glass cabinet.

The Sound of Culture: Diaspora and Black Technopoetics

Author: Louis Chude-Sokei | Reference: P4016 | ISBN: 978-0819575777

Explores the histories of race and technology in a world made by slavery, colonialism, and industrialization. Beginning in the late nineteenth century and moving through to the twenty-first, the book argues for the dependent nature of those histories. 

Emotion Pictures

Author: Wim Wenders | Reference: P3965 | ISBN: 978-0571152711

In these essays on the cinema, the author documents the obsessions leading to “Paris, Texas” and beyond.

Conversations with Meredith Monk

Author: Bonnie Marranca | Reference: P3954 | ISBN: 978-1555541590

Offers a richly detailed portrait of the internationally renowned composer, performer, director, and filmmaker.

Les Urbaines 1996-2016

Reference: P3945

Publication celebrating the 20th anniversary of the festival of emerging practices. In French.

Text-Sound Texts

Author: Richard Kostelanetz | Reference: P3944 | ISBN: 978-0688036164

Anthology of scores, scripts, instructions, diagrams and documentation of art works that are meant to be heard. 

Kathy Acker: The Last Interview and other conversations

Reference: P3919 | ISBN: 978-1612197319

From Acker's earliest interviews–filled with playful, evasive, and counter-intuitive responses–to the last interview before her death where she reflects on the state of American literature, these interviews capture the writer at her funny and surprising best.

Infinite Record: Archive, Memory, Performance

Reference: P3791 | ISBN: 978-1936767410

Documents an international artistic research project initiated by Norwegian Theatre Academy/Østfold University College. 

K-Punk: The Collected and Unpublished Writings of Mark Fisher

Author: Mark Fisher | Reference: P3761 | ISBN: 978-1912248285

Brings together the work of acclaimed blogger, writer, political activist and lecturer, covering the period 2004 – 2016.

Black and Blur

Author: Fred Moten | Reference: P3757 | ISBN: 978-0-8223-7016-1

The first volume in the trilogy consent not to be a single being engages in a capacious consideration of the place and force of blackness in African diaspora arts, politics, and life.

In a Queer Time and Place: Transgender Bodies, Subcultural Lives

Author: Judith Halberstam | Reference: P3719 | ISBN: 978-0814735855

Examines the significance of the transgender body and presents a series of case studies focused on the meanings of masculinity in its dominant and alternative forms – especially female and trans-masculinities as they exist within subcultures, and are appropriated within mainstream culture.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041)

Unheard Voices: Sounds of MID

Reference: D2307

A collection of music and words created in MiD workshops.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041)

Y’HUP

Reference: P3691 | ISBN: 9781-912685066

Presents items from the Ivor Cutler archive to accompany the exhibition Ivor Cutler: Good morning! How are you? Shut up!

Goldsmiths CAA, 1st October – 4 November 2018.

Ghosts of My Life: Writings on Depression, Hauntology and Lost Futures

Author: Mark Fisher | Reference: P3647 | ISBN: 978-1-78099-226-6

This collection of writings by the author of Capitalist Realism, argues that we are haunted by futures that failed to happen. Fisher searches for the traces of these lost futures.

A Year In The Country: Wandering Through Spectral Fields

Author: Stephen Prince | Reference: P3649 | ISBN: 978-0957400726

Draws together revised writings alongside new journeyings from the A Year In The Country project, which has undertaken a set of year-long journeys through spectral fields; cyclical explorations of an otherly pastoralism, the outer reaches of folk culture and the spectres of hauntology. It is a wandering amongst subculture that draws from the undergrowth of the land.

Man Enough to be a Woman: The Autobiography of Jayne County

Author: Jayne County | Reference: P3666 | ISBN: 978-1852423384

Wild, hilarious and shameless account of Jayne's life from her cissy-boy childhood in Georgia to her 90s renaissance, as a new wave of superstars claim her as their inspiration.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (P3041)

Vrystaat Arts Festival 2017 programme

Reference: P3629

Programme for the Afrikaans language festival that forges creative connections with English and Sotho cultures; 18-22 July 2017.

Some Wear Leather, Some Wear Lace: The Worldwide Compendium of Postpunk and Goth in the 1980s

Author: Andi Harriman, Marloes Bontje | Reference: P3609 | ISBN: 978-1783203529

A book about the music, the individual, and the creativity of a worldwide community rather than theoretical definitions of a subculture, Some Wear Leather, Some Wear Lace considers a subject not often covered by academic books. 

DollyWould

Author: Sh!t Theatre | Reference: P3538 | ISBN: 978-1786824653

What is it this time? Oh, is it unemployment? Is there a crisis? Did the government do something wrong again? No, it's a show about Dolly Parton.

Music that Dances, Dances that Sing

Author: Nicholas Zurbrugg | Reference: A0808

Interview with Meredith Monk.

Noise, Water, Meat: A History of Sound in the Arts

Author: Douglas Kahn | Reference: P3493 | ISBN: 978-0262611725

This interdisciplinary history and theory of sound in the arts reads the twentieth century by listening to it–to the emphatic and exceptional sounds of modernism and those on the cusp of postmodernism, recorded sound, noise, silence, the fluid sounds of immersion and dripping, and the meat voices of viruses, screams, and bestial cries.

The KLF: Chaos, Magic and the Band who Burned a Million Pounds

Author: John Higgs | Reference: P3451 | ISBN: 978-1780226552

They were the bestselling singles band in the world. They had awards, credibility, commercial success and creative freedom. Then they deleted their records, erased themselves from musical history and burnt their last million pounds in a boathouse on the Isle of Jura. And they couldn't say why. Wildly unauthorised and unlike any other music biography, THE KLF is a trawl through chaos on the trail of a beautiful, accidental mythology.

The Gluts: Complete Works

Author: The Gluts | Reference: D2081

Documenting The Gluts trip to Copenhagen during the COP 15 Climate Summit.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Collaborative Theatre: The Theatre du Soleil Sourcebook

Reference: P3312 | ISBN: 978-0415086066

The first in-depth sourcebook in English on the compant, providing first-hand accounts of the development of its collectivist practices and ideals.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Drunken Boat: Art Rebellion Anarchy

Reference: P3281 | ISBN: 978-1570270024

Collection of essays on art and anarchism.

Part of the Library of Performing Rights (LPR) (P3041).

Presto

Author: Matthew Herbert | Reference: P3226

An extract, chapter five, from The Music:  a record that next record consists of the description of the record rather than music. Published to coincide with a dinner hosted by Herbert and Rosie Sykes at the Whitstable Biennale.

Os it My Body? - Selected Texts

Author: Kim Gordon | Reference: P3232 | ISBN: 978-3956790386

Throughout the 1980s and early 90s, Gordon produced a series of writings on art and music. Ranging from neo-Conceptual artworks to broader forms of cultural criticism, these rare texts place her writing within the context of the artist-critics of her generation.

Yoko Ono: Half a Wind Show - a Retrospective

Reference: P3218 | ISBN: 978-3791352831

Named after her renowned exhibition at London's Lisson gallery in 1967, this volume features Ono's most important works. It also includes photographs of Ono surrounded by her art, her billboards, “instructions,” letters, invitations to her performances, and exhibition posters.

Published on the occasion of exhibitions at Schirn Kunstahlle Frankfurt (February-May 2013), Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek (June-September 2013) and Guggenheim Museum Bilbao (March-September 2014)

Silence

Author: John Cage | Reference: P3211 | ISBN: 978-0714505268

A collection of some of the essays and lectures that have made Cage's name synonymous with all that is unpredictable and exciting in contemporary music.

50th Anniversary Edition edition.

Girl in a Band

Author: Kim Gordon | Reference: P3214 | ISBN: 978-0571309351

Founding member of Sonic Youth and role model for a generation of women, tells her story.