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A Humument First Revision Page 163 / Phillips, Tom., 1980

Identifier: CC-46416-49143

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Scope and Contents

The images on the simulated film strip suggest a sexual encounter. Blue film is a slang term for a pornographic movie.This poem reads, "turn to serious syllables - soft as your body in the blue film of the hush and whisper of your mind." -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.


  • Creation: 1980



0 See container summary (1 drawing (gouache, ink) in mat (museum board)) ; 18 x 12 cm, in mat 29 x 21 cm

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Physical Location

alcove Phillips Humument box 2

Custodial History

The Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry, on loan from Ruth and Marvin A. Sackner and the Sackner Family Partnership.


Published: London, England : [Publisher not identified]. Nationality of creator: British. General: About 1 total copies. General: Added by: MARVIN; updated by: MARVIN.

Repository Details

Part of the The Ruth and Marvin Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry Repository

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