A publication based on the typescripts of Hannah Weiner's singular diary.
Clairvoyant Journal 1974
by Hannah Weiner (1928-1997) is based on the typescripts Early and Clairvoyant Journals
and includes the entries dated February 23 to June 10. This new edition of Clairvoyant Journal
features an “Afterword” by Patrick Durgin, which completes his study on Hannah Weiner's “clair-style” writing (“BIG SENSIBLE, Introductory Remarks on Clairvoyant Journal
”) previously published on www.f-u-t-u-r-e.org
With Clairvoyant Journal
, Hannah Weiner writes a specific form of diary, using the characteristics of typographic styles (roman, italic
and CAPITAL) to present an inner discussion between three separate voices. Clairvoyant Journal
also gives an insight into the daily life of a writer living in New York in the 1970s, evoking a poetic, musical, and artistic scene, yoga and a poetical experience.