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Political poetry

 Subject
Subject Source: Sackner Database

Found in 1442 Collections and/or Records:

A Nation in Exile: Title Page / Massoudy, Hassan., 1993 - 2000

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Identifier: CC-36982-38815
Scope and Contents

This is one of a suite of 21 prints written by Massoudy of a poem by the Palestinian activist poet, Mahmoud Darwish. These prints accompanied the artistic renditions of the poem done by Rachid Koraichi. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1993 - 2000

A New Song / Hutchins, Edward H.., 1996

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Identifier: CC-36245-38033
Scope and Contents

The book consists of as poem about liberty particularly as it relates to gay persons; it was first published in 1986 in an edition of 50 copies. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1996

A One-Word Poem for the Ladies of Art Press / Finlay, Ian Hamilton., 1987

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Identifier: CC-12142-12366
Scope and Contents

The one word is "knitters!" and is a slur at Finlay's critics in Paris who were disturbed by his proposed commission for the city of Paris that compared Nazism to the French revolution. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1987

A Preface by Stephen Bann for the Exhibition 29 May - 5 July 1986 / Finlay, Ian Hamilton ; Bann S., 1986

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Identifier: CC-11749-11967
Scope and Contents

This catalogue consists entirely of a critical essay by Stephen Bann on Finlay's works dealing with the French Revolution. The cover is red paper stock, the end papers are blue paper stock, and the text is printed on white paper stock, e.g., the French tricolor flag. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1986

A Private World to Ward off the Nazi Horror / Riding, Alan; Solomon C., 1998

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Identifier: CC-31320-32796
Scope and Contents

This is a review of the exhibition "Life? or Theatre? The Work of Charlotte Salomon" at the Royal Academy in London. The Sackner Archive holds a copy of the book of Solomon's masterpiece of her life in Germany and France until she was killed in the Holocaust. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1998

A Proposal for the Celebration of the Bicentenary of the French Revolution / Finlay, Ian Hamilton., 1989

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Identifier: CC-10985-11198
Scope and Contents The proposal printed in large red letters on the inside of the card reads, "A Revolution." Roe & Moore WEB 2016 for "A collection of letters and cuttings relating to the cancelled commission for a garden to commemorate the bi-centenary of the French revolution. From the collection of Douglas Maxwell" priced the collection at $836 thst included a single typed, signed letter by Finlay thereby valuing a signed Finlay letter between $400-$500. A typed letter from Ian Hamilton Finlay, signed Ian ink, dated 29.5.88 on his Little Sparta/Raspberry Republic headed paper. Gives an outline of the whole affair and denoujnces his detractors in pungent language; 'One also wonders whether these people have ever encountered an actual anti-Semite or Nazi. Sue and I have worked hard, and endured much; for the last thirty years; to achieve what we have To be denounced by people who are relatively youthful, who have never been hungry, who have incomes and security and whose lives have been-in...
Dates: 1989

A Tie Is Culture/ Is Culture a Tie / Phillips, Tom., 2001

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Identifier: CC-41383-43366
Scope and Contents

The title is repetitively printed in light brown color on a tan background in a 45 degree orientation. The tie for which this drawing was done was commissioned on behalf of Unicef, United Nations Children's Fund. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 2001

A Tie Is Culture/ Is Culture a Tie / Tom Phillips., 2001

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Identifier: CC-35494-37231
Scope and Contents

The title is printed repetetitively in light brown color on a tan background in a 45 degree orientation. The tie was commissioned on behalf of Unicef, United Nations Children's Fund. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 2001

A Tie Is Culture/ Is Culture a Tie / Tom Phillips., 2001

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Identifier: CC-35494-37231
Scope and Contents

The title is printed repetetitively in light brown color on a tan background in a 45 degree orientation. The tie was commissioned on behalf of Unicef, United Nations Children's Fund. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 2001

A Tree of Liberty / Finlay, Ian Hamilton., 1990

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Identifier: CC-12207-12431
Scope and Contents

This depicts a tree with a locked chain wrapped around it; the caption indicates that it had been planted by the individuals (named) hostile to Finlay's proposed commission for the city of Paris. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1990

A View to the Temple / Finlay, Ian Hamilton; Nikolic, Monica., 1987

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Identifier: CC-12115-12339
Scope and Contents

Depicts installation view of Finlay's Guillotine project for Documenta. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1987

A Wartime Garden / Finlay, Ian Hamilton ; Costley, Ron ; Andrew, John., 1990

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Identifier: CC-10749-10958
Scope and Contents

The book consists of photographic reproductions of Finlay's picture poem drawings and carvings on stone, viz., drawings by Finlay with Ron Costley & reliefs carved in Portland stone, with John Andrew. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1990

A Young Blade / Finlay, Ian Hamilton., 1987

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Identifier: CC-12117-12341
Scope and Contents

The card reproduces a photograph of a bust of Saint-Just after David d'Angiers. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1987

Abacus: Suspect Retrievals. No.97/Apr / Merle Bachman., 1996

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Identifier: CC-27091-27565
Scope and Contents

Edited by Peter Ganick. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.

Dates: 1996