August 2021

Simon Redington’s Bomb, published in 2008, is an homage to the strikingly beautiful language of “Bomb,” by Gregory Corso, re-conceptualized for the poem’s fiftieth anniversary. In collaboration with The Kamikaze Press, Redington breathes new life into this paramount, Beat piece through an artistry that prioritizes the impact of “Bomb” and its poetry through visual storytelling. The images which arrest us in the original composition are refigured to preserve, as well as add, new meanings to emotional parallels within “Bomb;” terror and ecstasy; mortification and bliss;... read more