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Works (77)

Breathless: Erotica by Kitty TsuiSex, 1996
Get in the Van: On the Road With Black Flag by Henry RollinsMusic, 1996
In Defense of Mumia by S. E. AndersonPoetry, 1996
The Narrative Corpse: A Chain-Story by 69 Artists by Art SpiegelmanGraphic Novel, 1996
Pharmako/Poeia: Plant Powers, Poisons, and Herbcraft by Dale PendellDrugs, 1996
Pirate Utopias by Peter Lamborn WilsonSpecial Recognition/Wildcard Categories, 1996
Race for Justice: Mumia Abu-Jamal's Fight Against the Death Penalty by Leonard WeinglassPolitics, 1996
Saving Graces by David RobinsonSpecial Recognition/Wildcard Categories, 1996
A Void by Georges PerecFiction, 1996
Censored 1997 (Censored) by Project CensoredPolitics, 1997
Death Scenes: A Homicide Detective's Scrapbook by Sean TejaratchiSpecial Recognition/Wildcard Categories, 1997
Distorture (Black Ice Books) by Rob HardinFiction, 1997
Everything I Know I Learned on Acid by Coco PekelisDrugs, 1997
Guide To Getting It On: 9th edition by Paul JoannidesSex, 1997
Home in Three Days, Don't Wash (Lingo Books) by Linda SmuklerPoetry, 1997
InterCourses: An Aphrodisiac Cookbook by Martha HopkinsSpecial Recognition/Wildcard Categories, 1997
I Need More by Iggy PopMusic, 1997
Nothing But The Girl; The Blatant Lesbian Image by Susie BrightArt/Photo, 1997
The Palm of My Heart by Davida AdedjoumaKids, 1997
Real Americans Admit: "The Worst Thing I'Ve Ever Done" by Ted RallGraphic Novel, 1997
Transgender Warriors : Making History from Joan of Arc to Dennis Rodman by Leslie FeinbergNonfiction, 1997
Devil Babe's Big Book of Fun by Isabel SamarasArt/Photo, 1998
In Awe by Scott HeimFiction, 1998
In Daddy's Arms I Am Tall: African Americans Celebrating Fathers by Javaka SteptoeKids, 1998
The Joint Rolling Handbook by Bobcat PressDrugs, 1998
Minimum Wage: Book 2: The Tales of Hoffman by Bob FingermanGraphic Novel, 1998
Monk by Laurent De WildeMusic, 1998
NASA/Trek: Popular Science and Sex in America by Constance PenleySpecial Recognition/Wildcard Categories, 1998
Ono Ono Girl's Hula by Carolyn Lei-LanilauNonfiction, 1998
Original Sin: The Visionary Art of Joe Coleman by Jim JarmuschSpecial Recognition/Wildcard Categories, 1998
Queer Dog: Homo/Pup/Poetry (Queer Dog) by Gerry Gomez PearlbergPoetry, 1998
Red Meat: A Collection of Red Meat Cartoons From the Secret Files of Max Cannon by Max CannonSpecial Recognition/Wildcard Categories, 1998
The Ultimate Guide to Anal Sex for Women by Tristan TaorminoSex, 1998
The Zinn Reader: Writings on Disobedience and Democracy by Howard ZinnPolitics, 1998
The Beauty of Fetish by Steve Diet GoeddeArt/Photo, 1999
Burning in Paradise by Michael MadsenPoetry, 1999
Cunt: A Declaration of Independence by Inga MuscioNonfiction, 1999
Dancing with the Skirt (Teletubbies) by Scholastic BooksSpecial Recognition/Wildcard Categories, 1999
Dark Alliance: The CIA, the Contras, and the Cocaine Explosion by Gary WebbPolitics, 1999
Facetasm : Creepy Mix-And-Match Book of Face Mutations by Charles BurnsKids, 1999
Leather Daddy and the Femme by Carol QueenFiction, 1999
Lords of Chaos: The Bloody Rise of the Satanic Metal Underground by Michael MoynihanMusic, 1999
Maurice Vellekoop's ABC Book: A Homoerotic Primer by Maurice VellekoopSex, 1999
My Gender Workbook: How to Become a Real Man, a Real Woman, the Real You, or Something Else Entirely by Kate BornsteinSelf Improvement, 1999
Steven Cerio's ABC Book: A Drug Primer by Steven CerioDrugs, 1999
The Story of Colors/La Historia de los Colores: A Bilingual Folktale from the Jungles of Chiapas by Subcomandante MarcosSpecial Recognition/Wildcard Categories, 1999
Street Posters and Ballads by Eric DrookerGraphic Novel, 1999
Dori Stories: The Complete Dori Seda by Dori SedaSpecial Recognition/Wildcard Categories, 2000
From Girls to Grrlz : A History of Women's Comics from Teens to Zines by Trina RobbinsArt/Photo, 2000
Fucked Up & Photocopied: Instant Art of the Punk Rock Movement by Bryan Ray TurcotteMusic, 2000
The Future of History: Interviews with David Barsamian by Howard ZinnNonfiction, 2000
Mental Hygiene: Better Living Through Classroom Films 1945-1970 by Ken SmithSpecial Recognition/Wildcard Categories, 2000
My New York Diary by Julie DoucetGraphic Novel, 2000
No More Prisons by William Upski WimsattPolitics, 2000
The Outlaw Bible of American Poetry by Alan KaufmanPoetry, 2000
Po Man's Child by Marci BlackmanFiction, 2000
Pot Stories for the Soul by Paul KrassnerDrugs, 2000
I Was a Teenage Dominatrix: A Memoir by Shawna KenneySex, 2000
Aunt Mary Jane's Baking With Pot (High Times Classics) by Mary JaneDrugs, 2001
Deviant Desires: Incredibly Strange Sex by Katharine GatesSex, 2001
Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth by Chris WareGraphic Novel, 2001
The Neal Pollack Anthology of American Literature: The Collected Writings of Neal Pollack by Neal PollackFiction, 2001
The Ralph Nader Reader by Ralph NaderPolitics, 2001
The Real Rules for Girls by Mindy MorgensternKids, 2001
The Strange Case of Edward Gorey by Alexander TherouxNonfiction, 2001
Strange Fruit: The Biography of a Song by David MargolickMusic, 2001
This is Blythe by Gina GaranArt/Photo, 2001
9-11 by Noam ChomskyPolitics, 2002
Cunt-Ups by Dodie BellamyPoetry, 2002
Devil's Advocate: The Art of Coop by Chris CooperArt/Photo, 2002
Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the All-American Meal by Eric SchlosserNonfiction, 2002
Hardcore from the Heart: The Pleasures, Profits And Politics of Sex in Performance (Critical Performances) by Annie SprinkleSex, 2002
Junkie Love by Phil ShoenfeltDrugs, 2002
Palestine by Joe SaccoGraphic Novel, 2002
Strange Stories for Strange Kids by Art SpiegelmanKids, 2002
This Too Can Be Yours by Beth LisickFiction, 2002
We Owe You Nothing by Daniel SinkerMusic, 2002