The Resource Fire in the belly : the life and times of David Wojnarowicz, Cynthia Carr

Fire in the belly : the life and times of David Wojnarowicz, Cynthia Carr

Label
Fire in the belly : the life and times of David Wojnarowicz
Title
Fire in the belly
Title remainder
the life and times of David Wojnarowicz
Statement of responsibility
Cynthia Carr
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A full-length account of the life and career of the artist and gay activist
Title
Fire in the belly
Creator
Summary
A full-length account of the life and career of the artist and gay activist centers on the infamous 2010 censoring of "A Fire in My Belly," exploring Wojnarowicz's brutal childhood, relationship with his contemporaries, and early death from AIDS in 1992
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Award
Lambda Literary Award for Gay Memoir/Biography
Biography type
individual biography
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10126785
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 700.92
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
N6537.W63
LC item number
C37 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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the life and times of David Wojnarowicz
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the life and times of David Wojnarowicz
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Cynthia Carr
Label
Fire in the belly : the life and times of David Wojnarowicz, Cynthia Carr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • HOU-CEN
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where something broke -- Dissolution -- The street -- The secret life -- At the shattered edge of the map -- The flaneur -- Go Fimbaud -- Nightclubbing -- The poverty of Peter Hujar -- A union of different drummers -- Rampages of raw energy -- Will they allow me on the moon? -- Pressure point -- A burning child -- Hello darkness, my old friend -- "Something turning emotional and wild" -- Some sort of grace -- Elegiac times -- Acceleration -- A blood-filled egg -- Witnesses -- With a target on his back -- "Desperate to bring a light" -- "Like a marble rolling down a hill -- "Disappearing, but not fast enough" -- Epilogue: throw my body on the steps of the White House
Control code
ocm738346475
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
613 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781596915336
Lccn
2012000684
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
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u1150072
System control number
  • (OCoLC)738346475
  • (Sirsi) a1150072

Library Locations

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