Modern Pots, Colonialism and the Counterculture; THE LAST SANE MAN MICHAEL CARDEW

By: Harrod, Tanya

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Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part One: England: The Money Box: Michael's Ancestors; 'a very lucky and lovely childhood'; Wartime; Literae Humaniores; St. Ives; Agonies of Spirit; Winchcombe; Love and Success; Marriage; Family; Wartime in Cornwall; Leaving. Part Two: West Africa: Achimota: the Gold Coast; 'the great love that came to me'; 'it's the sun or something'; The Volta Pottery; England - Gold Coast - Nigeria; 'a proper colonial servant'; Abuja; Pots for London; 'I can never leave'. Part Three: Michael as Magus: Homecoming; America Dreaming; New Zealand and Australia; Teaching a Wenford; Two Journeys in Search of Black America; Mud and Water Man; Superpeasant; Romantic Refusal; The Sun in Winter; A Terrible Mystery; Last Days; Epilogue; Notes; Index; Illustration Credits. ; 128 b&w, 47 colour; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 457 pp

Title: Modern Pots, Colonialism and the Counterculture; THE LAST SANE MAN MICHAEL CARDEW

Author Name: Harrod, Tanya

Categories: Other,

Publisher: London, Paul Melllon Centre for Studies in British Art: 2012

ISBN Number: 0300100167

ISBN Number 13: 9780300100167

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New/New

Seller ID: 4483

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