Shock Treatment. Karen Finley.

Shock Treatment

San Francisco: City Lights, 1990. First Edition. Wrappers. 1st edition. Fine in pictorial wrappers (the only binding). Signed by the rebellous performance artist. 5 basic themes containing 144 pages of sharply written vignettes. Fine. Item #180

"For thirteen days and nights everyone drew and drew nonstop. Some started telling stories, writing poems. Neighbors saw the art-making and joined in. Somehow pretend was back in. Somehow, expression sprang up from nowhere. "But then the Confiscation Police arrived and they took everything away. The father of the child who drew the father hitting the child complained."

Price: $100.00

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