How to abolish the human; or, The contemporary arts and the writer.

by Julian Mitchell

Publisher: Colorado State University in Fort Collins

Written in English
Published: Pages: 27 Downloads: 685
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  • Art, Modern -- 20th century.,
  • Literature, Modern -- 20th century.

Edition Notes

SeriesAnnual writer in residence lecture,, no. 2
LC ClassificationsN6490 .M55
The Physical Object
Pagination27 p.
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6010402M
LC Control Number66064709

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