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Writings with related papers, 1978-2009

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Files containing loose sheets of writings including faxes, draft letters, thoughts and artists statements on professional and personal matters, with related sketches, notes, correspondence, press-cuttings and images.

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Writings with related papers (June 1998 – January 1999), 1998-1999
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Poetry, writings letters and copies

Photocopy of a fax sent to Waddington Galleries (20 June 99) containing a poem [of biography and cultural musings] by Flanagan with mention of Sue Flanagan, Roland Muldoon, Clockwork Orange [Stanley Kubrick film] and Joseph Beuys with various words highlighted in orange. Selected others mentioned include ‘Mr Burroughs’ [American author of the Beat Generation], Alan Ginsberg [American poet of the Beat Generation], Alfred Jarry, Troochi [Alexander Trocchi, Scottish novelist], Renate Widmann and Flanagan’s artwork a nose in repose (1977), then showing at the Tate.
Dictated letter to David [Sylvester] with word play with reference to ‘Pataphysics, sculpture and interpretation in art, personal biography and the Evergreen Special Review. Letter dictated by Robin Marchesi, assistant to Barry Flanagan (16 January 1999), with reference to ‘Pataphysics, Franciszka Thermerson’s exhibition and a note on Brian Sewell [Art Critic].

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