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Body blows

by Steven Simmons

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Pocket Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Homosexuality,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSteven Simmons
    The Physical Object
    Pagination253 p. ;
    Number of Pages253
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24980621M
    ISBN 100671636707

    This book explores the tangible body blows taken and given of Miller s life and times as explored in his performances: the queer-basher s blow, the sweet blowing breath of a lover, the below-the-belt blow of HIV/AIDS, the psychic blows from a society that disrespects the humanity of 5/5(1). Buy a cheap copy of Body Blows: Six Performances book by Tim Miller. For 20 years, performance artist Miller has been sharing his life with audiences around the world, baring his soul (and his body) while exploring the sexual, Free shipping over $Cited by: 6.

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    Body blows by Simmons, Steven. Publication date Topics Homosexuality Publisher New York: Pocket Books Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Contributor Internet Archive Language English. Addeddate Boxid IA Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II City New York Donor Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN Pages: From the Jacket: Body Blows: Women, Violence and Survival -Three PlaysManjula Padmanabhan, Dina Mehta, Poile Sengupta with an introductory essay by C.S. Lakshmi ('Ambai'). Women face violence in many aspects of their daily lives, from total strangers on the street who view them as sexual objects, from members of the family, from a society which assigns them a lower than men.


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Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Hailed for his humor and passion, the internationally acclaimed performan /5. Unseen Body Blows takes a close look at one of the earliest of these unique ships, LSTand explores its life from launch to scrapping.

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This book explores the tangible body blows—taken and given—of Miller’s life and times as explored in his performances: the queer-basher’s blow, the sweet blowing breath of a lover, the below-the-belt blow of HIV/AIDS, the psychic blows from a society that disrespects the Cited by: 6.

This book, about the Pacific battles of this LST, is now available on Amazon, FriesenPress and other outlets. See Unseen Body Blows Official Book Trailer William Gay. Body Blows is a collection of poetry written over some That book aroused Ralph J “his body vibrating from/ power he sits astride,” is as foreign to the theater at Epidauros as Pasiphae.

This book explores the tangible body blows—taken and given—of Miller's life and times as explored in his performances: the queer-basher's blow, the sweet blowing breath of a lover, the below-the-belt blow of HIV/AIDS, the psychic blows from a society that disrespects the.

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In gripping, meticulously researched, “you are there” fashion, author William A. Gay, recounts the fascinating history of the ’s seven Pacific campaigns; from the day-to-day life of the men aboard her, to their terrifying encounters in battle as they delivered “unseen body blows” to the enemy that helped win the war in the Pacific.

Genre/Form: Fiction Mystery fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Simmons, Steven. Body blows. New York: Dutton, © (OCoLC)   Unseen Body Blows takes a close look at one of the earliest of these unique ships, LSTand explores its life from launch to scrapping.

It also reflects the ship’s role in the broader strategy of the Pacific War as the U.S. forces island-hopped towards the Japanese homeland. The plot of Body Blows zips along as smoothly and cleverly as Marc Strange's first Joe Grundy novel, Sucker Punch but the real charm of what's turning into a series is Joe Grundy himself, a quasi-tough guy who's smart, loyal, shrewd but easy-going, and blessedly witty-a pleasure to hang out with for a few hours inside a book.

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