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Giorno, John

Overview
Works: 194 works in 285 publications in 2 languages and 2,274 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Interviews  Musical settings 
Roles: Performer, Engraver, Narrator, Proofreader, Commentator, Signer, Illustrator, Contributor, Correspondent, Actor, Writer of accompanying material, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PS3557.I53, 811.54
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Most widely held works by John Giorno
Live forever by Elizabeth Peyton ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American artist Elizabeth Peyton has been credited with infusing the ancient art of portraiture with a new life. This title is published in conjunction with the artist's major solo exhibition at the New Museum in New York, which will travel to the Whitechapel in London, the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis and the Bonnefantenmuseum in Maastricht
Poetry in motion by Ron Mann ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A performance film of contemporary poets which celebrates poetry's ancient oral tradition. Here twenty-four leading North American poets sing, chant and read from their own works
You got to burn to shine by John Giorno ( Book )
7 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and German and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cancer in my left ball; poems, 1970-1972 by John Giorno ( Book )
3 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Balling Buddha by John Giorno ( Book )
5 editions published between 1969 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gang of souls a generation of beat poets by Maria Beatty ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maria Beatty's documentary exploring the insights and influences of the American Beat Poets. The film conveys their consciousness and sensibility through interviews with William Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, Diane Di Prima, among others. Also weaves in additional commentary from contemporary musicians, poets and writers such as Marianne Faithfull, Richard Hell, Lydia Lunch and Henry Rollins. Also expands upon how the poets reached new levels of creativity and inspired social change. With interviews by Winchester Chimes, Tom Becker, and Kathryn Simon
Words of advice William S. Burroughs on the road ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 1983, the counter culture icon and author of the cult classic Naked Lunch (1959), William S. Burroughs (1914-1997), traveled throughout the Scandanavian countries making a series of personal appearances. Twenty years later filmmakers Lars Movin and Steen Moller Rasmussen found never-before-seen footage of his Copenhagen visit and set out on the road to record new material, telling the story of the... author's later work -- especially what is known as The Last Trilogy -- and his unique performance skills..." -- Container
Subduing demons in America : selected poems 1962-2007 by John Giorno ( Book )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The shvitz ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Looks at the last of New York's steambaths, once a cultural focal point among Jews of Eastern European origin and descent
You're the guy I want to share my money with by John Giorno ( Recording )
9 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three American poets perform their own works. Anderson performs excerpts from United States, parts 1 and 2, and other pieces; Burroughs reads excerpts from several fiction works; Giorno performs two poems
Grasping at emptiness by John Giorno ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems by John Giorno by John Giorno ( Book )
5 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Birds by John Giorno ( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Andy Warhol : private drawings from the 1950s by Andy Warhol ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Live forever : Elizabeth Peyton by Elizabeth Peyton ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
American painter Elizabeth Peyton (b.1965) is best known for her unmistakable portraits of musicians, fashion icons and subculture luminaries. Newly available in paperback 'Live Forever' documents Peyton's works from her entire career and includes magazine clippings, historical paintings and unpublished snapshots from her personal archive
Cum by John Giorno ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The final academy documents ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1984 and 2002 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Full DVD release of a Final academy show in Manchester, England, Oct. 4, 1982. Includes the two films Ghosts at no. 9 and Towers open fire, readings by William S. Burroughs, and a performance by John Giorno
Its clean, it just looks dirty ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rock music video highlighting American poets
You're a hook the 15 year anniversary of Dial-a-Poem by Dial-a-Poem Poets ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Giorno & Anne Waldman by John Giorno ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Giorno talks about the relationship between poetry and rock and roll, his company's fund raising for AIDS research, life as a Buddist and his fellow Beats
 
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English (93)
German (2)
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