Mucus in My Pineal Gland is the debut collection of texts from artist and writer Juliana Huxtable. Gathering for the first time, poems, performance scripts, and essays, this startling new book expands Huxtable’s critique of gender, sexuality, politics, whiteness, and history while establishing her as a singular poetic voice.
Juliana Huxtable is a New York City-based writer, performer, DJ, and artist. Her work has been featured in numerous publications including Artforum, Candy, Topical Cream, and Mousse. Recent exhibitions and performances include: The Grand Dold Projects Art Gala at Villa Junghans, Villingen, Germany; There Are Certain Facts That Cannot Be Disputed at the Museum of Modern Art, New York; and Take Ecstasy with Me at the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. She was included in the 2015 New Museum Triennial curated by Ryan Trecartin and Lauren Cornell. She recently published a novel, Life, co-written with the artist and writer Hannah Black.
Design by Riley Hooker.
Softcover, perfect bound, 188 pages, 6 inches x 8.5 inches, Wonder/Capricious, originally published in 2017, third printing in July 2018.
The available copies of this book are from the third printing!