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AVAG Week 3

Further Reading

- J. Hoberman, On Jack Smith's Flaming Creatures and Other Secret-Flix of Cinemaroc (New York: Hips Road, 2001).
- Jean Dubuffet, 'Crude Art Preferred to Cultural Art' in Art in Theory, 1900-2000, p.605-608
- Susan Sontag, 'Jack Smith's Flaming Creatures' in Susan Sontag, Against Interpretation (London: Penguin, 2009)
- Susan Sontag, 'Notes on Camp' in Susan Sontag, Against Interpretation (London: Penguin, 2009). Also available HERE.
- Constantine Verevis,''Moldy Art': The Exotic World of Jack Smith' in Studies in Documentary Film 2010; 4 (2): 173-186.
- Duncan Reekie, Subversion: The Definitive History of Undergound Cinema (London: Wallflower Press, 2007).
- Dominic Johnson, Glorious catastrophe: Jack Smith, Performance and Visual Culture (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2013)
- Sheldon Renan, An Introduction to the American Underground Film (New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1967). Available HERE.
- Callie Angell, ‘Batman and Dracula: The Collaborations of Jack Smith and Andy Warhol’ in Criticism, Spring 2014, Vol. 56, Issue 2, p. 159-186


Jack Smith and the destruction of Atlantis (dir. Mary Jordan). DVD in Short Loan