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Sunday, January 1 1995

The Black & White Book by R.P. Moore

'And what greater contrast is there than placing self-indulgent hatred and disgust right beside profound love and understanding?' R.P. Moore shows us both sides of ourselves in a unique way, in a book destined to become a classic.


Batman Unmasked: Analysing a Cultural Icon by Will Brooker

. . . the main thrust of his study argued to allow a queer reading of the hero's adventures.


The Blue Guide to Indiana by Michael Martone

...a pleasant diversion if deadpan satire is your thing.


Birth of the Cool - Beat, Bebop and the American Avant Garde by Lewis MacAdams

When saxman Charlie Parker visited Paris in 1949, he was introduced to Jean-Paul Sartre, one of the godfathers of existential thought. 'I'm very glad to have met you,' the musician told the philosopher. 'I like your playing very much.'"


The Beforelife by Franz Wright

We have the art itself, but we also have the honest, unflinching gaze into his own fear, his own darkness, and it is this gaze that makes it hard not to empathize with him: here is a man who can make art out of his own shadow.


Black Superheroes, Milestone Comics, and Their Fans by Jeffrey A. Brown

A review and and an interview with Jeffrey A. Brown: 'Where there seems to be a lack [of serious study] is on the positive side of the mainstream comics. . . you get the sense that it's sort of apologetic or subliterate.'"


The Birds of Heaven: Travels With Cranes by Peter Matthiessen

A glimpse of those long months of freezing and sweltering, studying and contemplating, in the field by an observer who has done it with sensitive dedication.


The Beatles Diary by Barry Miles

My advice would be stick with Volume 1 if you're anything but a Beatlemaniac.


The Bill Monroe Reader by Tom Ewing

To become a legitimate icon - Bill Monroe's real though unconfessed motivation - it was crucial that he become the messiah of a morally wholesome movement, upholding an idea of conduct that he was unable to attain in a few of his personal dealings.


After Dachau by Daniel Quinn (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Atom by Steve Aylett (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
All Tomorrow’s Parties (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
American Gods by Neil Gaiman (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Zoolander (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Y Tu Mamá También (2002) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Yi Yi (A One and a Two) (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
You Can Count on Me (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Yards (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
X-Men (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
X (1996/2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Waking the Dead (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Where the Heart Is (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Wonder Boys (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Woman on Top (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Wisdom of Crocodiles (1998) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Wedding Planner (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Way of the Gun (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
When Brendan Met Trudy (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Watcher (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Wonder Boys (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Watcher (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Waking Life (2001) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Woman on Top (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Whole Nine Yards (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Where the Money Is (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
What Women Want (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
What’s Cooking? (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Wendigo (2002) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
What Lies Beneath (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
The Wood (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Wild Strawberries (1957/2002) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Wildflowers (1999) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
Waking the Dead (2000) (Reviews) [1.Jan.95]
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