Heathcote Williams (1941-2017) was an English poet, playwright, actor, and visionary anarchist. He authored the bestselling, investigative book-length poems Whale Nation, Sacred Elephant, and Autogeddon, numerous idiosyncratic plays and appeared in many feature films, including The Tempest, Wish You Were Here, Little Dorrit, Orlando, The Tango Lessor, and Alegria. King’s … [Read more...]
About Jay Jeff Jones
Jay Jeff Jones is an American writer and editor who has worked in alternative and mainstream culture in San Francisco, London, British Columbia, and Manchester. He was the editor of the quarterly New Yorkshire Writing and author of the multi-produced play The Lizard King, a semi-abstracted biography of Jim Morrison. With Douglas Field, he co-curated the exhibition Jeff Nuttall and the International Underground at John Rylands Library / University of Manchester (2016-17). Also with Field, he edited and introduced the new edition of Jeff Nuttall’s classic book on the 1960s, Bomb Culture (Strange Attractor / MIT 2018).