Derek Jarman: A Biography

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U of Minnesota Press
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Writer, painter, designer, avant-garde filmmaker, and sometimes gardener, Derek Jarman was a whirlwind of creative activity before his AIDS-related death in 1994. British director Ken Russell, who ... Read full review

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Contents

Prologue
1
1 Family Mythology
7
2 Beautiful Flowers and How to Grow Them
15
3 Buried Feelings
20
4 School House and Manor House
26
5 Pakistan
34
6 A Subtle Terror Rules
41
7 Every Man Is a Special Kind of Artist
55
19 Butlers Wharf and Beyond
188
20 Features
214
21 Jubilee
233
22 Stormy Weather
252
23 Montage Years
275
24 Angelic and Other Conversations
314
25 The Last of England
361
26 A Fifth Continent
383

8 Metroland Student
69
9 If Youre Anxious for to Shine
78
10 Meeting Mr Wright
88
11 The Billboard Promised Land
99
12 Becoming Derek
108
13 Father Figures
119
14 Swinging Decayed
126
15 This Month in Vogue
137
16 The Devils
153
17 Oasis at Bankside
164
18 Movietown
177
27 Sod Em
416
28 I Walk in This Garden
434
29 Blue Prints
452
30 Do Not Go Gentle
486
Notes
535
List of Works
568
Filmography
573
Select Bibliography
587
Acknowledgements
593
Index
597
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