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Lipstick traces

Greil Marcus

Lipstick traces

a secret history of the twentieth century

by Greil Marcus

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Published by Secker & Warburg in London .
Written in


Edition Notes

Originally published: 1989.

StatementGreil Marcus.
The Physical Object
Pagination(500)p. :
Number of Pages500
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22634280M
ISBN 10043627339X
OCLC/WorldCa22306756

This is a secret history of modern times, told by way of what conventional history tries to exclude. Lipstick Traces tells a story as disruptive and compelling as the century itself. Oct 13,  · I often say that Traces is the best book ever written about music, even though it's not actually about music: it is about the life of an idea. (Sasha Frere-Jones New Yorker online ) I first read Lipstick Traces as a penniless traveler, hiding in the bathroom of a late-night express train from Cologne to Berlin/5(4).

His next book, Lipstick Traces: A Secret History of the 20th Century (), stretched his trademark riffing across a century of Western civilization. Positing punk rock as a transhistorical cultural phenomenon, Marcus examined philosophical connections between subjects as diverse as medieval heretics, Dada, the Situationists, and the Sex Known for: Rock critic for Rolling Stone, Creem, the . Oct 12,  · Lipstick traces by Greil Marcus. Publication date Topics Sex Pistols (Musical group), Art, Modern -- 20th century, Art and society -- History, Avant-garde (Aesthetics), Popular culture -- History Publisher Harvard University Press Internet Archive Books. Scanned in ogmaexpo.com:

GREIL MARCUS Preface from Lipstick Traces () From inside a London tea room, two well-dressed women look with mild disdain at a figure in the rain outside. "It's that shabby old man with the tin whistle!". Sep 26,  · ‘Lipstick Traces’ reviewed by Simon Reynolds (‘Melody Maker,’ 07/15/89) If you sometimes wonder if we at MM read too much into rock music, then your minds will BOGGLE at what Greil Marcus brings to bear on his subject matter.


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Jul 20,  · “InHarvard University Press published Lipstick Traces, the second book by the American writer and critic Greil Marcus. It was a dazzling creation, mapping out an untold 'secret history' which connected the Sex Pistols, the Dadaists, the Parisian événements ofthat legendary subversive clique the Situationist International and an Anabaptist revolt in 16th-century Germany, led /5(11).

Feb 19,  · LIPSTICK TRACES is a tremendous brain expander. We talk sometimes of "expanding one's consciousness," and of no book is that more appropriate than this one.

Marcus is not merely brilliant in what he writes; he is brilliant in the artists and writers and works of art he points you towards/5(26). Feb 19,  · Lipstick Traces: A Secret History of the Twentieth Century Hardcover – April 5, by Greil Marcus (Author)Cited by: Greil Marcus is the author of Mystery Train (), Lipstick Traces (), The Shape of Things to Come (), When that Rough God Goes Riding and Bob Dylan by Greil Marcus (both ), and other books.

With Werner Sollors he is the editor of A New Literary History of America ().4/5. Sep 01,  · Although the Sex Pistols shape the beginning and the end of the story, "Lipstick Traces" is not a book about music; it is about a common voice, discovered and Author: Contributor Greil Marcus.

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Lipstick Traces is a graphically gritty and intellectually nervy rendition of a theatrically irreverent and physically ecstatic production of a history of "movements in culture that raised no monuments movements that barely left a trace."5/5.

Aug 27,  · In Lipstick Traces, Greil Marcus's classic book on punk, Dadaism, the situationists, medieval heretics and the Knights of the Round Table (amongst others), the greatest cultural critic of our times unravels the secret history of the twentieth century.

Special offers and product promotions/5(8). Written with grace and force, humor and an insistent sense of tragedy and danger, Lipstick Traces tells a story as disruptive and compelling as the century itself. Preview this book» What people 4/5(4). The title here, taken from the hit lyrics "Lipstick traces/On a cigarette," aptly sums up Marcus' (Village Voice columnist; Mystery Train, ) paradoxical project--which amounts to fashioning a text on the enduring aspects of the "hidden history" of modernism as Author: Greil Marcus.

LIPSTICK TRACES, which takes its title from a Benny Spellman song, is an odd meditation on the hidden heritage of negation.

Sep 01,  · LIPSTICK TRACES is a tremendous brain expander. We talk sometimes of "expanding one's consciousness," and of no book is that more appropriate than this one.

Marcus is not merely brilliant in what he writes; he is brilliant in the artists and writers and works of art he points you towards.5/5(5). Lipstick Trace book.

Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Two unlikely young boys become best friends and fall in love with the /5(9). Aug 01,  · texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. Books to Borrow. Top Lipstick traces: a secret history of the twentieth century Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This ogmaexpo.com: I often say that Traces is the best book ever written about music, even though it's not actually about music: it is about the life of an idea.

New Yorker online - Sasha Frere-Jones. InHarvard University Press published Lipstick Traces, the second book by the American writer and critic Greil Marcus.

It was a dazzling creation, mapping out Brand: Harvard. Nov 30,  · Written with grace and force, humor and an insistent sense of tragedy and danger, Lipstick Traces tells a story as disruptive and compelling as the century itself.

E-Book Review and Description: This is usually a secret historic previous of current events, knowledgeable via what typical historic previous tries to exclude. Lipstick Traces tells a story as disruptive and compelling as a result of the century itself.

Lipstick Traces Created by Rude Mechs. Work is a sin. Work is for suckers. No boring leisure. Celebrate the millennium by getting the hell out of the 20th century. NEVER WORK!. This is not nihilism. It’s a call to something else.

The play is now available for purchase, heh, in graphic novel form. "Lipstick Traces (on a Cigarette)" is a song first recorded by New Orleans singer Benny Spellman in It was written by Allen Toussaint under the pseudonym Naomi Neville.

The song became Spellman's only hit record, peaking at number 28 on the Billboard R&B chart and number 80 on the Billboard Hot pop chart.B-side: "Fortune Teller".

Lipstick Traces (A Secret History of Manic Street Preachers) is a compilation album by Welsh alternative rock band Manic Street Preachers, and consists of various B-sides, rarities and cover ogmaexpo.com: Alternative rock, hard rock, punk rock.Lipstick Traces: A Secret History of the 20th Century () is a non-fiction book by American rock-music critic Greil Marcus that examines popular music and art as a social critique of Western culture.

A theatrical version played off-Broadway in Lipstick Traces | Greil Marcus, author of Mystery Train, widely acclaimed as the best book ever written about America as seen through its music, began work on this new book out of a fascination with the Sex Pistols: that scandalous antimusical group, invented in London in and dead within two years, which sparked the emergence of the culture called ogmaexpo.com: Belknap Press.