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Author Rooke, Leon, author

Title Fabulous fictions & peculiar practices : Leon Rooke's narratives presented herewith are based on figments of Tony Calzetta's graphic imagination
Published Erin, Ontario : The Porcupine's Quill, 2016
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Contents FABULOUS FICTIONS. Word Pictures -- 1. How God Talks in His Sleep -- 2. Bank President'sAddress to Minions on the Eve of the Release of the Annual Financial Report Showing Profits Heretofore Unseen in the World -- 3. Cezanne's Muse -- 4. The Ravening Beasts at Fairy Godfather House -- 5. Ms Smith Is Hard Put to Explain to Her Husband How She Came to Spend the Night Unexpectedly in Philip's Nightgown -- 6. The Scroll of Civilization Survives the Restless Deep, Sights Through Rusted Periscope the Uninhabited Isle It May Call Home, and Navigates into Shore on a Calm Sea -- 7. Son of Scroll -- 8. Daughter of Son of Scroll
PECULIAR PRACTICES. 1. Snoop, Protége ́of Snap -- 2.I Spent This Day Toiling Over a Number of Scotswomen -- 3. Those Lousy Pessimists Sometimes Make a Guy So Blue All He Wants to Do Is Run Amuck -- 4. Peculiar Practices in Alberta Possibly Related to the Oil Boom -- 5. Narcissistic Eb and Unlucky Flo -- 6. Some Ideas about the Camping Experience Need Looking at Again -- 7. Critics Take on the Premier Showing of Tank's Documentary of the Closing Eye -- 8. Sullenness in Machines in Advance of Outright Rage -- 9. Let Us Steel Ourselves for the Appalling Scene Certain to Develop Should We Ever Declare Our Love for McTaggert'sWife -- 10.Comma Fucked
Summary "Leon Rooke and Tony Calzetta masterfully unfold a narrative of society's utter indifference to the sorry plight of the artist. It's a unique confluence of image and text."-- Provided by publisher
Subject Artists -- History and criticism.
Authorship -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Calzetta, Tony, 1945- artist
ISBN 0889848335 (electronic bk.)
9780889848337 (electronic bk.)
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Other Titles Fabulous fictions and peculiar practices