Book Launch: five volumes from the art-writing-research series by Article Press / Saturday 3rd December 2011, 6 – 8 pm
Saturday 3rd December 2011, 6 – 8 pm
Book-launch and talk to mark the publication of five volumes from the art-writing-research series by Article Press
6.45pm: Talk by John Cussans entitled ‘Tele-Marmalade’ – an illustrated lecture employing paranoid critical theory.
The five volumes address the relationship of art, performance and art writing to knowledge, as well as exploring art as counter-knowledge or a means to counter knowledge. The volumes contain essays, art works, illustrations, documentation of performances and diagrams.
‘Performance Fictions’ – edited by David Burrows with contributions from Sadie Plant, John Cussans, Simon O’Sullivan, Pil and Galia Kollectiv and David Burrows.
‘Barefoot in the Head’ – edited by John Russell, Alun Rowlands and Mark Beasley with contributions from the editors.
‘Performing/Knowing’ – edited by Gavin Butt with contributions from Aaron WIlliamson, Kate Love, Oreet Ashery and Hugo Glendinning, Adrian Heathfield & Tim Etchells.
‘Materiality of Theory’ – contributions from Jonathan Lahey Dronsfield, Benoît Maire and Marcus Steinweg.
‘Who is this who is coming?’ – edited by Maria Fusco with contributions from Alexandre Singh, Craig Martin, Jennifer Higgie, George Clark & Beatrice Gibson, Giles Eldridge and Maria Fusco.
Series editor David Burrows. Price £8.00.
Books can be ordered from www.centralbooks.com
For more info about the launch and talk contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Article Press, Birmingham City University, Margaret Street, B3 3BX.
Editor of Article Press Henry Rogers – email@example.com