The Faber Book of Pop

The Faber Book of Pop

Paperback (04 Nov 2002)

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Synopsis

This acclaimed collection charts the course of Pop from its underground origins through its low and high art phases to its current omnipresence; it takes in fiction, reportage, fashion, art and fantasy as filtered through pop music and includes work by Michael Bracewell, Angela Carter, Nick Cohn, Bob Dylan, Simon Garfield, Nelson George, Germaine Greer, Peter Guralnick, John Lennon, Norman Mailer, Greil Marcus, Iggy Pop, Neil Tennant, Lou Reed, Simon Reynolds, Hunter S. Thompson, Nick Tosches, Andy Warhol, Tom Wolfe and Malcolm X, amongst others. Covering more than 50 years of writing from 1942 on, The Faber Book of Pop is the most stimulating collection of writing on popular music ever published.

Book information

ISBN: 9780571179800
Publisher: Faber and Faber
Imprint: Faber & Faber
Pub date:
DEWEY: 782.4216609
DEWEY edition: 22
Language: English
Number of pages: 862
Weight: 802g
Height: 234mm
Width: 154mm
Spine width: 52mm