Fire No. 2. Joseph Berke, ed.

Fire No. 2

London: The Poets' and Painters' Press, 1968. Folio, 31 pp, printed in color on various thick card paper stocks, folded and laid into illustrated wraps by Jutta Werner.

The second issue of this striking periodical edited by Joseph Berke, one of the founders of the Antiuniversity in Shoreditch, London - one of the most important 1960’s alternative education projects. This issue was released shortly after the formation of the Antiuniversity in February of 1968. The stated aim of the periodical was to engage “A dialectic between direct revolutionary action and cultural guerilla warfare."

With contributions from the editor and Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Gary Snyder, Julian Beck, Joseph Berke, Hans Broeg, Che Guevara, Spike Hawkins, Dodo von Greiff, Goerg Johanneson, Calvin Hernton, John Keys et al.

Wraps faded and creased with some minor staining, spine rubbed with a couple of small resulting holes, some minor dogearing else a very good copy. Item #28021

Price: $75.00

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