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The importance of being Iceland : travel essays in art

Author: Eileen Myles
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Semiotext(e) ; Cambridge, Mass. : Distributed by the MIT Press, ©2009.
Series: Semiotext(e) native agents series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Essay : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A poet and post-punk heroine writes on subjects ranging from Bjork to Robert Smithson, from traveling in Iceland to walking in Thoreau's footsteps on Cape Cod

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Genre/Form: Essays
Essay
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eileen Myles
ISBN: 9781584350668 1584350660
OCLC Number: 216938356
Language Note: Includes some Icelandic text.
Description: 365 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Semiotext(e) native agents series.
Responsibility: Eileen Myles.

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Eloquent, touching, and often hilarious essays on art, poetry, politics, and 'Eileen' -- a comic character who deserves to be as well known as Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn. -- Terry Castle Bookforum The Read more...

 
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