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Luca: The Zen of Death & Immortality Valery Oisteanu

Utagawa Kunisada/Toyokuni III, Scenes from Kabuki Plays (1856)

On February 9, 1994, at age 80, before throwing himself into the Seine, Ghérasim Luca sent a last message to his companion, Micheline Catti: “There is no place for poets in this world.” It was the final statement of a remarkable poet, an original artist, and an illuminating theoretician for the future orbit of surrealism.

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Gherasim Luca Centenary Issue  

Essays and reflections in English and French on Romanian surrealist Gherasim Luca, including Luca's own texts and art. Also featuring rumi...

Gherasim Luca Centenary Issue  

Essays and reflections in English and French on Romanian surrealist Gherasim Luca, including Luca's own texts and art. Also featuring rumi...

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