Weekend Reading List

From a wild child to a talking mongoose: what to read this weekend

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John Giorno performing at the Tibetan Benefit, Washington Square Methodist Church, New York, 1974, photographed by Gianfranco Mantegna. Courtesy John Giorno Archives, New York

John Giorno performing at the Tibetan Benefit, Washington Square Methodist Church, New York, 1974, photographed by Gianfranco Mantegna. Courtesy John Giorno Archives, New York

  • From frieze.com: remembering artist Khadija Saye, who died in the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower.

  • Documenting the underground: a journey through John Giorno’s archives.

  • From frieze’s own archive: an interview with John Giorno.

  • Wild child: Charlie Fox on Jim Goldberg’s Raised by Wolves.

  • Taking the law into their own hands: what is community justice?

  • ‘No spooks here’: psychic investigations, media frenzy and Gef the talking mongoose.

  • The culture of poetry, music and storytelling that jihadists create during their downtime.

Paul Clinton is a writer based in London, UK. He is associate editor of frieze and Frieze Masters Magazine. In 2015 he co-curated the exhibition 'duh? Art & Stupidity' at Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea, UK.

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