Francis Picabia I Am a Beautiful Monster: Poetry, Prose, and Provocation translated by Marc Lowenthal MIT Press, Francis Picabia’s raucous early poems. I am a beautiful monster;. I have the sins of virtue for support. My pollen stains the roses from New York to Paris. I am a beautiful monster whose face conceals. , English, Book, Illustrated edition: I am a beautiful monster: poetry, prose, and provocation / Francis Picabia ; translated by Marc Lowenthal. Picabia.

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I Am a Beautiful Monster: Poetry, Prose, and Provocation

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I Am A Beautiful Monster: Poetry, Prose and Provocation – Francis Picabia

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Voyage Fantastique – An illustrated pocabia to the body and mind. That swollen head of his got him in trouble with his contemporaries every step of the way. These 8 locations in All: Richard Dawkins – – Houghton Mifflin.

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Francis Picabia: I Am a Beautiful Monster

For too beautoful, Picabia’s writings have been presented as raw events, rule-breaking manifestations of inspirational carpe diem. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Request removal from index. Witty, banal, explosive, aphoristic, and articulate, his deployment of source texts, collage, appropriation, and pastiche provide further proof that techniques often called postmodernist were fundamental to modernism. I Am a Beautiful Monster painstakingly documents Picabia’s hitherto undocumented appropriations from Nietzsche’s work.


I Am A Beautiful Monster: Poetry, Prose and Provocation

My library Help Advanced Book Search. The University of Sydney. Open to the public Feb 11, Lance Grabmiller rated it it was amazing Shelves: Yet very little of Picabia’s poetry and prose has monsher translated into English, This is all evident in the writing—his longing, often bodily, almost mechanical. This entry has no external links.

To have ventured outside the limits of your own perimeters. International Institute for Research on Literary Lunatics Armidale Regional Council Libraries. The only collection of his that I’m aware of, beautifully curated and containing almost nothing not valuable.