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"Neither highbrows nor lowbrows nor midbrows, but elastic-brows.” — George Orwell
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Adrienne Crew on LA BARONNE EMILE D’ERLANGER

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Adrienne Crew on Dion Fortune’s THE SEA PRIESTESS

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He mocked authority with irony and absurdity.

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He shot the most glamorous photo of all time.

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He deserves to be known for more than wallpaper.

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He returned Southern Soul to its Country roots.

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“The Beguiling of Merlin” tells this painter’s own life story.

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Adrienne Crew on “The Message” (1982)

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He just may be pop-culture’s first postmodern man.

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Like a comet, she appears now and then to dazzle us.

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Mother Earth or a Galactic Goddess, naked and in distress.

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Funk was brought to us by an alien race — not to mention Starchile.

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Spaceships are danger­ous… and a source of rescue.

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Pedro Bell, George Clinton, and the secret origins of Afrofuturism.

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Beware!!! It’s… the avatar of lowbrow schlock-producers!!!

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His escapist schlock helped get us into this mess.

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He was a transmedia personality before the word’s invention.

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Her steely eroticism lent a sense of refinement to depraved encounters.