The Mad Sea Captain Charts a Course Up the Amazon by Richard Mock

BOMB 9 Spring 1984
009 Spring Summer 1984
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Richard Mock, The Mad Sea Captain Charts a Course Up the Amazon, 1983, oil on canvas, 72 × 60 inches. Photo by Nathan Farb. Courtesy of Jon Leon Gallery, New York.

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BOMB 9, Spring 1984

Nicolas Echevarria, Pam Yates, art by James Nares and Tom Otterness, writing by Daisy Zamora, Kathy Acker, Glenn O’Brien, and more.

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009 Spring Summer 1984