Adjunct: An Undigest. Front Cover. Peter Manson do well to stop reading this review and look elsewhere because Adjunct will not likely provide you with. Adjunct: An Undigest [Peter Mason] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Adjunct: an Undigest – Peter Manson This is undoubtedly the most strikingly original book I have read this year. Giving Gysin’s / Burrough’s cut.

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Certain sentences too, particularly those that get conveniently rearranged, are laugh out loud funny. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms. Manson makes observations, diary extracts and a adjuncy of the dead stretch to about 95 pages.

Adjunct is a novel of found fragments assigned randomly to a page, crafted into a novel without reason or drive. If you are inclined to read it, or you just happen to need to scratch it off your list of ” Books,” look to see if your library uses interlibrary loan. Someone out there had quoted something from Manson’s webpage though I’ve looked for it and can’t find it there myself.

Pause of found phrases. Avant garde collection of observances and commentary on artists, musicians and their ilk interspersed with diary entries. Inthe imprint was revived as an occasional publisher of pamphlets of innovative poetry, and has so far published work by the poets J. View all 3 comments.

My thoughts at this point adjubct way through are that even though msnson work is basically random phrases there is a certain flow. Based on comments at this group, I knew that this book was beyond odd before I even found it at the library. While some may love this type of poetry. Although I think that this doesn’t really qualify as anything you would drink your coffee and relax with on a cold, rainy day, I do think that this book does belong on the books to read before yo I was not at all prepared for how difficult it would be to suffer through 75 pages of total nonsensical crap.

I found myself writing my own person Adjunct in my head. I found myself writing my own person Adjunct in my head. But I’m glad I read it.

Lists with This Book. The back cover said it was “a compost of adjhnct and appropriated language stirred by a random number table. Strange entry for the list, there’s no real story and other than a list of people who’ve died it’s difficult to see where the author is going.

All of a sudden, it made sense. That’s all I have to say about this one. Larry your body is invented.

Adjunct: an Undigest

Dry my friendly Ghost strikingly original twitching poetry while on a dizzy spin. The first words confirmed my suspicions that it was pretentious gobbledy-gook. Feb 02, Manda rated it liked it Shelves: Peter Shortland rated it liked it Mar 23, Based on comments here at LT, I knew that this book was beyond odd before I even found it at the library. Anthology of Norman Lamont talk in vat. No, as Nickelini wrote, it’s an interesting experiment.

Actual newspaper clippings, glued to a page.

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Tara A pdter it liked it Aug 27, CD Audiobook 0 editions. The books list is great for people who tend to read from certain genres only and want to expand their reading selections that would be me. I was able to find some redeeming adjknct in this radically out-there work, but it’s doubtful very many readers will be able to say the same.

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Making sense of Adjunct: Soft pair of advanced time makes explicit a clear influenced. Jan 01, Alana rated it did not like it Shelves: Those of you who have stuck around will find in this strange text an odd amalgamation of language that hits and misses, often within a few lines of each other, and ultimately feels like a project that exists for the sake of avant-garde rather than to make any kind of profound statement.

And I was right about the John Cage connection. Use Addition across time. Dec 19, Bonnie rated it did not like it. See 1 question about Adjunct…. Also, I find the “insert name is dead” phrases to be oddly moving. Also, this book is incredibly hard to attain for reading.

Adjunct: an Undigest, by Peter Manson

Jul 22, Maartje rated it did not like it. And I found it. If you are looking for quick read to help get to the magicI can recommend Well Remembered Days by Arthur Mathews.

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