[Item #2505] Conjunctions: 21. Kathy Acker, John Ashbery, Robert Creeley, Robert Kelly, Roger Manley, Guy Mendes, Walter Mosley, Kevin Noble, Anne Waldman, Robin Winters.

Conjunctions: 21

ISBN: 0679751122
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY: Bard College, 1993. First Softcover Edition. Softcover. This number of the prestigious literary journal features the lengthy poem "And the Stars Were Shining" by the canonical American poet John Ashbery, the title poem of a collection first published the next year (1994). Also in this issue, subtitled "the credos issue," is a special section entitled "Credos" with short essays on beliefs & methods by noted authors including Kathy Acker, Robert Creeley, Walter Mosley, Anne Waldman & others; the poem "The Physiology of William Blake" by Robert Kelly, & much more. With front & back cover artwork of sculptures & prepared background by Robin Winters photographed by Kevin Noble; a portfolio of captioned photographs by Roger Manley & Guy Mendes; brief notes on contributors; contemporary ads, etc. Another landmark issue in this collectible series. In very fine condition with only tiny bumps & light wear at edges & corners esp. bottom edge of spine; thin vertical crease near spine-edge of front cover; faint crease just above lower right edge of back cover. Interior very fine with only tiny bump-waves at upper edges of first few page leaves. Very Fine. [Item #2505]

Price: $25.00