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Modern nature

the journals of Derek Jarman

by Derek Jarman

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Vintage in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Jarman, Derek, 1942-,
    • Motion picture producers and directors -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Painters -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Gay men -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Great Britain -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDerek Jarman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1998.3.J3 A3 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination314 p. :
      Number of Pages314
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL900251M
      ISBN 100099116316
      LC Control Number95192432

      Ironside’s book compares favorably with other neuropathology tomes published over the past year, including the fourth edition of Surgical Pathology of the Nervous System and Its Coverings, by. "The pace of Jarman's life as chronicled in Modern Nature is unpredictable. In more energetic moments, Jarman cruises the public parks, makes a film without a script (The Last of England, ), and attempts to get Matt Dillon's heartbeat for a project.

      May 03,  · *Tom Crewe writes:* Aids starts with the deaths. With the dying. At first there was only confusion, incomprehension. Bodies that quickly became unintelligible to themselves. Nightsweats, shingles, thrush, diarrhoea, sores that crowded into mouths and made it impossible to eat. A fantastically rare form of pneumonia. Dementia in men of twenty: brains that shrank and withered. Tuberculosis of. In the controversial film-maker Derek Jarman discovered he was HIV positive, and decided to make a garden at his cottage on the bleak coast of Dungeness, where he also wrote these journals.

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May 03,  · Queer Book Group: Modern Nature. Glasgow - Argyle Street Wednesday 11th March - For LGBT History Month, we're reading a piece of modern history, Derek Jarman's diaries fromModern Nature, following him as he went to Dungeness and planted the garden of Prospect Cottage, now in the news as the Art Fund raises money to buy it for public ownership.1/5(1).

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() Modern Nature The Journals of Derek Jarman Vintage Press ISBN 0 09 6 I picked up a pen and started to write what I rather grandly called my Journal 1. when I was fifteen, back infor my sins I’m now writing Journal Over the years I’ve come across a number of books that opened doors in terms of the way I wrote and the themes that I wrote about.

Far from being a final chapter, this would be a new beginning. That journey, charting the growth of the garden and its counterpoint, Jarman's inevitable decline, is the stuff of Modern Nature's pages. The book means a great deal to me as a queer person and to many others and Jarman's Kentish garden remains a place of pilgrimage.

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May 03,  · Modern Nature is both a diary of the garden and a meditation by Jarman on his own life: his childhood, his time as a young gay man in the s, his renowned career as an artist, writer and film-maker. It is at once a lament for a lost generation, an unabashed celebration of gay sexuality, and a devotion to all that is living/5().

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