In Praise of Joy: White-washing Fences with Jim Haynes A Celebration

In Praise of Joy: White-washing Fences with Jim Haynes A Celebration

by Jim Haynes
     
 

Jim has been the subject of innumerable articles and profiles, from print to television. The Financial Times headline in 1999 stated Alwaysopen to every experience and never one to be ashamed, Jim Haynes still believes in the Sixties after all these years. The Sunday Independent headline on Jim reads: Jim Haynes has made getting to know people his life's work.

Overview

Jim has been the subject of innumerable articles and profiles, from print to television. The Financial Times headline in 1999 stated Alwaysopen to every experience and never one to be ashamed, Jim Haynes still believes in the Sixties after all these years. The Sunday Independent headline on Jim reads: Jim Haynes has made getting to know people his life's work. He has been the subject of major profiles in the Chicago Tribune, the Telegraph, the Edinburgh Evening News and many other media. Art and culture have been the centre of Jim's life and work. He started the first paperback bookstore in Edinburgh in the late 1950s, he started the Traverse Theatre, participated in the creation of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the London Traverse Theatre Company, co-launched the London newspaper. I.T. and the Arts Lab, co-launched the sexual freedom newspaper Suck in Amsterdam, was awarded The Whitebread Prize in 1966, taught Media Studies and Sexual Politics at the University of Paris for 30 years.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780889628465
Publisher:
Mosaic Press NY
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Pages:
138
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

Jim Haynes is a unique, special, one-of-a-kind person. He can honestly state that he has served dinner to more than 100,000 people over the past 25 years in his home/atelier in Paris. And, most of those people declare that he is one of the nicest, kindest, most open, generous and remarkable people in the world.

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