New York: The Smith / Horizon Press, 1969. First edition. n black cloth with original, unclipped illustrated dust jacket. 6 x 8 ¾ in. 252 pp. Signed and inscribed to Julian Beck and Judith Malina of the Living Theatre, 1972. Also includes a typed and signed letter to Julian on The Smith letterhead, tipped in. Near fine. Item #5490
Collection of short new journalism pieces chronicling the turbulent 1960’s in New York City from writer Sidney Bernard. Includes coverage of actions and activities from activist groups such as Yippies and the Motherfuckers, examinations of literature, art, film, and theater throughout the decade, and observations of the shifting cultural and socioeconomic face of New York.
This copy given by the author to Julian Beck and Judith Malina of the Living Theatre, of whom Bernard was a friend and collaborator, with annotations in text to pieces where the Living Theatre is mentioned.