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The New Society for Universal Harmony

Lenore Malen
Format
Book
Published
New York, NY : Granary Books, Inc., 2005.
Edition
1st ed
Language
English
ISBN
1887123679 (alk. paper), 9781887123679 (alk. paper)
Summary
"In The new society for universal harmony, Lenore Malen uses pseudo-documentary photographs, "testimonials," case histories, and arcane imagery to archive her own reinvention of the utopian society established in Paris in 1783 by Franz Anton Mesmer.
Included are fiction and essays by Jonathan Ames, Geoffrey O'Brian, Pepe Karmel, Nancy Princenthal, Irving Sandler, Susan Canning, Barbara Tannenbaum, Jim Long, Mark A. Thompson, and others who assume the roles of scientific corroborators, curious journalists, and people whose lives have been forever changed by the Society. Malen's first person account of her discovery and two-year involvement with the Society is often humorous ... "--Front fly leaf.
Description
144 p. : ill. ; 23 x 26 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 138-142).
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Original pictorial paper covers. Robert and Virginia Tunstall Trust Fund and Charles Locke Fund, 2007/2008.
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