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Standing on the Verge and Maggot Brain

作者 Adrian Matekja
出版社 Ingram International Inc
商品描述 Standing on the Verge and Maggot Brain:,AcollaborationofvisualartandpoetryinspiredbyFunkadelic'sclassicalbumsStandingontheVergeofGettingItOnandMaggotBrain.Adr

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內容簡介 A collaboration of visual art and poetry inspired by Funkadelic's classic albums Standing on the Verge of Getting It On and Maggot Brain. Adrian Matejka's (Pulitzer Prize finalist in poetry for The Big Smoke) new book Standing On the Verge & Maggot Brain is a chorus of poems and visual art that is psychedelic and bright, full of quarter notes disguised as words. The poems bend like a solo bends the big ideas of Funkadelic's glitter and unrepentant funk. The colletion also bends the design of books themselves. Standing On the Verge & Maggot Brain is more accurately described as a double-chapbook, featuring two front covers and no back cover. Essentially, it is a two-in-one book. For the Standing On the Verge section of the two chaps, sculptor and artist Kevin Neireiter translates music into stained glass graffiti in honor of the landmark record. For Maggot Brain, Nicholas Galanin's (also front man of the Sub Pop band Ya Tseen) art creates musical compositions from monochromatics in response to the quintessential album. Matejka's collection of poems is synesthesia for the ear and alchemy for the eyes and heart. Standing On the Verge & Maggot Brain is both a tribute to the iconic band Funkadelic and deep introspection of the contrasts in poet Matejka's celebrant hips and maggot brain. Just as the album Standing on the Verge of Getting It On is a celebration of energy and action, Maggot Brain is a place of deep sorrow. Matejka explores both the light and dark within the original visual art by Kevin Neireiter and Nicholas Galanin, reflecting the poet's radiances and shadows.

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書名 / Standing on the Verge and Maggot Brain
作者 / Adrian Matekja
簡介 / Standing on the Verge and Maggot Brain:,AcollaborationofvisualartandpoetryinspiredbyFunkadelic'sclassicalbumsStandingontheVergeofGettingItOnandMaggotBrain.Adr
出版社 / Ingram International Inc
ISBN13 / 9781734842296
ISBN10 /
EAN / 9781734842296
誠品26碼 /
尺寸 / 14.7X15.0X1.0CM
重量(g) / 90.7
語言 / 3:英文
級別 / N:無
頁數 / 52
裝訂 / P:平裝

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