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              Things I Learned at Art School
               

              Things I Learned at Art School (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Dunn, Megan

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              Part memoir, part essay collection, Megan Dunn's ingenious, moving, hilariously personal Things I Learned at Art School tells the story of her early life and coming-of-age in New Zealand in the '70s, '80s and '90s. From her single mother's love life to her Smurf collection, from ...the mean girls at school to the mermaid movie Splash, from her work in strip clubs and massage parlours (and one steak restaurant) to the art school of the title, this is a dazzling, killer read from a contemporary voice of comic brilliance. Chapters include (but are not limited to)- The Ballad of Western Barbie; A Comprehensive List of All the Girls Who Teased Me at Western Heights High School, What They Looked Like and Why They Did It; On Being a Redhead; Life Begins at Forty- That Time My Uncle Killed Himself; Good Girls Write Memoirs, Bad Girls Don't Have Time; Videos I Watched with My Father; Things I Learned at Art School; CV of a Fat Waitress; Nine Months in a Massage Parlour Called Belle de Jour; Various Uses for a Low Self-esteem; Art in the Waiting Room and Submerging Artist. Praise for Things I Learned At Art School- 'Megan Dunn is the perfect antidote to the literary sad-girl industrial complex. She has the best deadpan of the southern hemisphere. Wickedly funny and frequently disconcerting, these odd, savage gems have gravy for days.' - Hera Lindsay Bird 'I've been waiting for this cask wine drenched cruise through a juicy world of low art, popular culture, lurex, and frosty pussies. Dunn is bewilderingly funny and smart.' - Kiran Dass 'Dazzling. There is humour as black as night and all the stories are just so madly, moreishly readable.' - Steve Braunias 'I think Megan Dunn is a major writer waiting to happen.' - Bill Manhire 'Megan Dunn is a comic genius. The world needs more of her writing.' - Susanna Andrew, Metro Praise for Tinderbox- Megan Dunn's wry, whip-smart memoir about Fahrenheit 451, literary ambition & the last days of Borders Bookstores is funny & insightful as he
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              ISBN 9780143774853
              Published NZ 17 Aug 2021
              Publisher Penguin
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              Things I Learned at Art School
                

              Things I Learned at Art School (Paperback, [Dyslexic Edition])

              By Dunn, Megan

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              Part memoir, part essay collection, Megan Dunn's ingenious, moving, hilariously personal Things I Learned at Art School tells the story of her early life and coming-of-age in New Zealand in the '70s, '80s and '90s. From her single mother's love life to her Smurf collection, from ...the mean girls at school to the mermaid movie Splash, from her work in strip clubs and massage parlours (and one steak restaurant) to the art school of the title, this is a dazzling, killer read from a contemporary voice of comic brilliance.
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              ISBN 9780369339409
              Released NZ 25 Aug 2021
              Publisher Misc - NZ/SP Publisher
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              Things I Learned at Art School
                 

              Things I Learned at Art School (Paperback, Large type / large print edition)

              By Dunn, Megan

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              Part memoir, part essay collection, Megan Dunn's ingenious, moving, hilariously personal Things I Learned at Art School tells the story of her early life and coming-of-age in New Zealand in the '70s, '80s and '90s. From her single mother's love life to her Smurf collection, from ...the mean girls at school to the mermaid movie Splash, from her work in strip clubs and massage parlours (and one steak restaurant) to the art school of the title, this is a dazzling, killer read from a contemporary voice of comic brilliance.
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              ISBN 9780369369666
              Released NZ 24 Aug 2021
              Publisher Misc - NZ/SP Publisher
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              Tinderbox
               

              Tinderbox (Paperback)

              By Dunn, Megan

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              "Riffing on Ray Bradbury's classic novel about the end of reading, Tinderbox is one of the most interesting books in decades about literary culture and its place in the world. More than that, it's about how every one of us fits into that bigger picture - and the struggle to make ...sense of life in the twenty-first century."--Publisher's description.
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              ISBN 9781910296820
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2017
              Publisher Galley Beggar Press
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              White Noise
               

              White Noise (Paperback)

              By Pick, Seraphine; Dunn, Megan; van Dyk, Sian; Krippner, Birgit

              Published on the occasion of the exhibition Seraphine Pick: White Noise , June 26 2015 - Jan 30 2016, this catalogue shows Pick's latest body of work spanning 5 years. It reflects new directions in her practice that explore popular culture, the internet, utopian ideals and crowds... while acknowledging painting history. The catalogue features a foreword by Courtney Johnston, essays by art writer Megan Dunn, exhibition curator Sian van Dyk and a photo essay by Birgit Krippner showing the artist's studio. There are colour reproductions of all 24 works in the exhibition and three full page spreads of installation views.
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              ISBN 9780987668561
              Barcode 978098766856
              Published NZ 1 Nov 2015
              Publisher The Dowse Art Museum
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