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Master of the Eclipse by Etel Adnan
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Mar 30, 2010

it was amazing
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Hans Ulrich Obrist, co-director of the Serpentine Gallery, has chosen to discuss Etel Adnan’s Master of the Eclipse on FiveBooks as one of the top five on his subject- Contemporary Arts, saying that:

“…Etel Adnan is in her mid 80s and she is one of my heroes. She is one of the great poets of her time and also a wonderful visual artist. Master of the Eclipse is short stories, full of filmmakers, poets, and it moves between geographies (she lives near San Francisco, but also in Paris and Beirut). It is about displacement.…”

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