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The Ashes of Gramsci
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Pier Paolo Pasolini The Ashes of Gramsci
Edited and published by Alfredo Jaar.

Translated from the Italian by Norman MacAfee with Luciano Martinengo (original title: Le Ceneri di Gramsci, Garzanti Editore, 1957).
published in 2015
bilingual edition (English / Italian)
18 x 18 cm (softcover)
36 pages
ISBN: 978-0-9885431-1-9
EAN: 9780988543119
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Published in homage to Pier Paolo Pasolini, this edition features the poem imagined in 1954 by the Italian filmmaker while visiting the grave of Italian Marxist revolutionnary Antonio Gramsci. In this poem, Pasolini meditates on life in front of Gramsci's tomb, evoking themes such as politics, poetry, sexuality, and Italy.
See also Jean-Luc Godard & Jean-Pierre Gorin: Letter to Jane; John Cage: Other People Think (edited by Alfredo Jaar).
See also Fabrice Bourlez: Pulsions pasoliniennes.