Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 July 2019

224 Pages | 36 colour images

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474436663

Bookseller Code (06)

Joe Brainard's Art

Edited by Yasmine Shamma

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Features series of established and new voices in contemporary American poetry
  • Selected essays all focus on writing but transgress disciplinary lines to also incorporate consideration of Brainard's visual practice at the same time
  • Suggests Brainard's work informingly lined, bound , and shaped the poetics of American avant-garde
  • Shifts critical attention to Brainard's writing (while also attending to his well known comics and collages)
  • Offers further analysis of Brainard's art and work as uniquely queer in aesthetic practice