ARTICLES BY paulc
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You Can Do That With Anything: An Interview with Dominic Rodriguez about Fursonas

Paul Cunningham

11.01.16

Paul Cunningham spoke with filmmaker Dominic Rodriquez about his debut documentary, Fursonas, which provides a complex, controversial inside look at the personal lives of furries in search of what being a furry really means.

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World and War Memories: A Review of Don Mee Choi’s Hardly War

Paul Cunningham

09.29.16

Don Mee Choi’s Hardly War collages photographs, equations, and verbal shrapnel tracing the ghostly damage broken open in wartime Korea and Vietnam. Paul Cunningham reviews.

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Shades of Bruise: A Review of Dawn Lundy Martin’s Life in a Box is a Pretty Life

Paul Cunningham

04.14.16

Dawn Lundy Martin’s assemblage of bodies, debris, and mechanisms of control might be one of the most important (and most overlooked) books of last year. Paul Cunningham reviews.

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Poetry Starts with a No: An Interview with Purdey Lord Kreiden Thomas Taren

Paul Cunningham

02.02.16

Paul Cunningham and Purdey Lord Kreiden Thomas Taren got together over email to discuss new endeavors, theories of translation, tree-logic, decadence, kid-scoundrels, glitch-worlds, waste places, and the current state of poetry.

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BENEATH THE SKIN: NEW TRADITIONS BY SOL PERSONA

Paul Cunningham

08.04.15

Paul Cunningham examines Pittsburgh’s Sol Persona, a solo project from Karter Schachner, for fans of Perfume Genius and How to Dress Well.

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Trash-Imagist Outlaw: The Cosmococas of Hélio Oiticica

Paul Cunningham

06.22.15

How can any artist escape the representative nature of an image without simultaneously utilizing images or representations? Paul Cunningham considers the question via a deep look at cocaine, Andy Warhol, and Marilyn Monroe in the work of Brazilian artist Hélio Oiticica.

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The Existence of Fire: An Interview with Sara Woods

Paul Cunningham

02.03.15

Dogs, magic, and online dating come out via Paul Cunningham in conversation with Sara Woods over her new book, Sara, or the Existence of Fire.

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A Review of Wong May’s Picasso’s Tears

Paul Cunningham

11.13.14

Composed over 34 years, Wong May’s latest collection harbors a mutative introspection on violence, art, America. Paul Cunningham reviews.

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Infiltrating The Garden: An Interview With Ed Steck

Paul Cunningham

08.05.14

Paul Cunningham in conversation with Ed Steck about basements, holograms, identity and more in his form-deforming book, The Garden.

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Babble Cry: A Review of mUtter-bAbel

Paul Cunningham

06.12.14

Voids and wombs and wounds abound in Christine Wertheim’s latest onslaught, mUtter-bAbel. Paul Cunningham reviews.