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Moloko Print
Edward S. Robinson writes in his introduction to ‘Flesh Film’ for Reality Studio: “Where the precise origins of the cut-up lie remain the subject of debate in certain circles, although no one would dispute the fact that it was Burroughs who formalized the method, provoking controversy in the literary establishment, and who is the writer with whom the technique will be forever associated. Burroughs himself acknowledged myriad literary precedents, and accredited Brion Gysin with the actual ‘discovery’ of the method, quite by chance, in 1959. Of those involved in the first collection of... more →
News
German writer Jürgen Ploog (München, 1935) used to work as an airline pilot for 33 years. Transience and the crossing of borders have since been integral to his existence and writings. Ploog’s early literary output gravitated naturally to the cut-up method that William Burroughs and Brion Gysin popularised in the 1960s. His early experiments at... more →
Moloko Print
German writer Jürgen Ploog (München, 1935) used to work as an airline pilot for 33 years. Transience and the crossing of borders have since been integral to his existence and writings. Ploog’s early literary output gravitated naturally to the cut-up method that William Burroughs and Brion Gysin popularised in the 1960s. His early experiments at cut-ups were published in the satirical magazine ‘Der Metzger’ and in the German... more →
Sea Urchin
The first of a series of collaborations of Sea Urchin Editions and Cold Turkey Press. The audio CD 12 Great Americans contains all tracks of the rare and sought-after LP A Cold Turkey Press Special (1972) with poetry readings by leading countercultural poets... more →
Collectible Books
Following the Parisian May 1968 revolt and the Democratic Convention riots in Chicago later that year, Liberty or Death was put together by Mary Beach and "freaked out & zapped" by her partner Claude Pélieu for City Lights Books in 1968. The edition was released as an 'international protest' and was dedicated to countercultural revolutionaries as... more →
Collectible Audio & Video
General Municipal Election was published by Jan Herman's legendary Nova Broadcast Press (San Francisco) in 1969-71. The 7" record was pressed (on one side) in 1969, the ballot was printed in the... more →
Press
Something for the touts, the nuns, the grocery clerks, and you…   ‘ And if you go inside and run your finger along the window ledge you’ll find dirt, maybe even earth and if you look out the window there will be the day and as you get older, you keep looking, keep looking, sucking... more →