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Bowie

Simon Critchley

Bowie

by Simon Critchley

  • 246 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music and philosophy,
  • Criticism and interpretation

  • About the Edition

    Critchley, whose writings on philosophy have garnered widespread praise, melds personal narratives of how Bowie lit up his dull life in southern England’s suburbs with philosophical forays into the way concepts of authenticity and identity are turned inside out in Bowie’s work.

    Edition Notes

    StatementCritchely
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML420.B754 C75 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination190 pages
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27203929M
    ISBN 101939293545
    ISBN 109781939293541
    OCLC/WorldCa894591088

      David Bowie’s career as a pioneering artist spanned nearly 50 years and brought him international acclaim. He continues to be cited as a major influence on contemporary artists and designers working across the creative arts. This book, published to accompany the blockbuster Author: Victoria Broackes. David Bowie’s unexpected death has invited intense scrutiny over the rich and complex imagery and signifiers in the videos released for Blackstar, his last, enigmatic press time for this book, a Bowie superfan alerted us to the remarkable similarities between these videos, particularly “Lazarus,” and the photo shoot that comprises the bulk of this book.

    This book is a reverent and interactive homage to David Bowie, with dense illustrations of the many real and imagined universes of his own making. Hidden somewhere on each of Whereʼs Bowie?ʼs double page spreads, a Bowie is patiently waiting to be spotted by the well-trained eye of a fan. The chameleonic Bowie took on so. Find a huge variety of new & used Bowie knife books online including bestsellers & rare titles at the best prices. Shop Bowie knife books at Alibris.

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