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Serpents in the Garden: Liaisons with Culture & Sex (Counterpunch)

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The latest in the award-winning Counterpunch series detonates an explosion of voracious, opinionated and witty fireworks on the unexpected intersections of politics, art, music, architecture and sex.

In addition to 13 essays by Cockburn and St. Clair—dissecting everything from Angelina Jolie’s connections to sex, death and the French Revolution to their famous “best books of the last 100 years.” Serpents in the Garden showcases essays from the nation’s most exciting and radical cultural critics—including music historian Bruce Jackson, historian Peter Linebaugh, Lenni Brenner, scriptwriter Ben Tripp, blues pianist David Vest, sex therapist Susan Block, JoAnn Wypijewski, folklorist Susan Davis, Ron Jacobs, Susan Martinez and Andrew Cockburn.

Synopsis:

Everything you wanted to know about culture but were afraid to ask.

Synopsis:

Cultural Writing. The latest in the award-winning counterpunch series detonates and explosion of voracious, opinionated and witty fireworks on the unexpected intersections of politics, art music, architecture and sex. In addition to 13 essays by Cockburn and St. Clair, SERPENTS showcases essays from the nation's most exciting and radical cultural critics.

Synopsis:

The second in the popular Counterpunch series takes on American culture, in articles ranging from New Hampshire's history with marijuana to architectural terrorism, form a Freudian look at john Ashcroft to Charles Mingus. Everything you wanted to know about culture but were afraid to ask.

About the Author

Alexander Cockburn is a syndicated national columnist, whose work appears regularly in the Nation, NY Free Press, and LA Times, amongst others. Together with Jeffrey St. Clair, he is the editor of the online journal Alexander Cockburn is co-editor of the online journal Counterpunch and has authored and edited numerous books, including the best-selling Whiteout.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781902593944
Editor:
Cockburn, Alexander
Editor:
Clair, Jeffrey St
Editor:
Cockburn, Alexander
Editor:
St Clair, Jeffery
Author:
St Clair, Jeffery
Author:
St Clair, Jeffrey
Author:
Cockburn, Alexander
Author:
Jeffery St. Clair
Author:
Jeffrey St. Clair
Editor:
St Clair, Jeffery
Publisher:
AK Press
Subject:
Popular Culture
Subject:
Death
Subject:
Popular Culture - General
Subject:
United states
Subject:
General Social Science
Subject:
Sociology - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Counterpunch
Publication Date:
May 2004
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
7.5 x 5 in

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"Synopsis" by ,
Everything you wanted to know about culture but were afraid to ask.
"Synopsis" by , Cultural Writing. The latest in the award-winning counterpunch series detonates and explosion of voracious, opinionated and witty fireworks on the unexpected intersections of politics, art music, architecture and sex. In addition to 13 essays by Cockburn and St. Clair, SERPENTS showcases essays from the nation's most exciting and radical cultural critics.
"Synopsis" by , The second in the popular Counterpunch series takes on American culture, in articles ranging from New Hampshire's history with marijuana to architectural terrorism, form a Freudian look at john Ashcroft to Charles Mingus. Everything you wanted to know about culture but were afraid to ask.
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