By Francois-Xavier Gleyzon,Todd McGowan,Greg Hainge,Garry Bettinson,Eric G. Wilson,Scott Wilson,Michael Chion,Jason T. Clemence,Joshua D. Gonsalves,Louis Armand
"Probing, fearless and scrupulous, the quantity remains with reference to the pained exactitude of an unrelenting oeuvre, strongly aiding its afflicted and abjected parts, the glacial vocabularies and spectral prods that experience made Lynch unbypassable, worthwhile and enduring."
--Avital Ronell, big apple University
"David Lynch in concept takes us deeper into the center of Lynch's paintings than the artist himself ever may perhaps, since it registers not just the seismic shudders and wild eclecticism of his studio practices, yet lines the consequences of his paintings at the sensoria of a brilliantly chosen array of serious views. This extraordinary assortment can be required interpreting for to any extent further examine of Lynch's art."
--W. J. T. Mitchell, college of Chicago
"Francois-Xavier Gleyzon's new selection of essays on David Lynch makes a compelling case for the urgency of Lynch's paintings, this day greater than ever. those lucid interrogations of Lynch's unfolding oeuvre, together with essays via many of the best possible psychoanalytic and philosophical movie critics, sew jointly the items of a delusion within which Eraserhead feels as modern as Inland Empire. crucial examining for students and scholars operating in movie and concept, and people people whose waking desires are haunted by means of snatches of sound and lightweight from Lynch's singular art."
--Kenneth Reinhard, UCLA
"This beautiful choice of twelve essays and an interview with Michel Chion might be likened to as many surprise waves slicing via David Lynch's cinema and images. each one trained by means of severe equipment on top of things with the paintings, the essays turn into, within the powerful feel of the time period, occasions. a few contact on electrical appeal and breakage, others at the ghost-like nature of the cinema, others on inventive abjection and fetishism. Written through specialists, filmmakers and artists, all figure, as Chion notes within the ultimate pages, the robust measure to which Lynch is a commanding auteur of our time. Francois-Xavier Gleyzon is to be congratulated for having engineered an explosive paintings that opens Lynch and movie idea onto unexpected traces of inquiry."
--Tom Conley, Harvard University
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David Lynch: In Theory by Francois-Xavier Gleyzon,Todd McGowan,Greg Hainge,Garry Bettinson,Eric G. Wilson,Scott Wilson,Michael Chion,Jason T. Clemence,Joshua D. Gonsalves,Louis Armand