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Pretty Broken Punks

This just in: Martin Belk’s Pretty Broken Punks: lipstick, leather jeans, a death of New York

Looking forward to reading this! Belk was one of the producers of Squeezebox!, a very cool rock and roll club that sadly no longer exists.

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New arrivals at the Bureau

Upper left: Queering Anarchism: Addressing and Undressing Power and Desire, edited by C. B. Daring, J. Rogue, Deric Shannon, and Abbey Volcano ($19.95). Left of center: Tongues of Flame, the catalogue of David Wojnarowicz’s 1990 exhibition at the University Art Galleries, Illinois State University, organized by Barry Blinderman ($30). Center: Untitled, glass plate with collage [...]

Photo: Carolina Kroon, 2011. carolinakroonphotography.com

New event added: Annie Lanzillotto reads from her new novel L Is for Lion: An Italian Bronx Butch Freedom Memoir, Sat., 3/2

Annie Rachele Lanzillotto is the author of L IS FOR LION: AN ITALIAN BRONX BUTCH FREEDOM MEMOIR (SUNY Press 2013), and the book of poetry SCHISTSONG (Bordighera Press 2013).  She is the songwriter and vocalist of the albums BLUE PILL (Annie Lanzillotto Band / StreetCry Productions) a rock and blues collaboration with Adeel Salman, ELEVEN RECITATIONS,(StreetCry), and CARRY MY COFFEE, (StreetCry), a duet [...]


New arrivals: Gran Fury: Read My Lips catalogue and Guy Mark Foster’s The Rest of Us

Catalogue for the exhibition Gran Fury: Read My Lips, held at NYU’s 80WSE, January 31st – March 17th, 2012. This is the 88 page full-color catalogue designed by Gran Fury with mirroring double page cover reproductions published by 80WSE press in conjunction with the exhibition; it is the first major publication solely dedicated to their output. [...]

Feminist Press Porn Anita Hill

New titles from The Feminist Press: The Feminist Porn Book and I Still Believe Anita Hill

The Bureau just received two new exciting books from The Feminist Press. The Feminist Porn Book, edited by Tristan Taormino, Constance Penley, Celine Parrenas Shimizu & Mireille Miller-Young The Feminist Porn Book brings together for the first time writings by feminists in the adult industry and research by feminist porn scholars. This book investigates not only how [...]