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Evguenie Sokolov is a novel about an artist who uses his intestinal gases as the medium for his scandalous artwork. Gainsbourg is both the best and the worst. Serge Gainsbourg’s sole foray into fiction, Evguenie Sokolov describes an artist who uses his intestinal gases as the medium for his scandalous artwork. Results 1 – 30 of 54 Evguénie Sokolov by Serge Gainsbourg and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

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Found this next to the toilet in my new house and wound up reading the entire thing in a succession of relatively short sittings and found it an enlighteningly ironic farce exposing the hypocrisy and repression, however un- or indeed, oppositely sexual, that was rampant in the insider art world culture of the modern painters of the midth.

The only saving grace he has is that sokloov always has his dog around him, and wh Ok, I published this. sikolov

Jan 19, Michelle rated it it was amazing Shelves: Irina Ozherelyeva rated it really liked it Apr 18, Jan 30, melanie berlin rated it really liked it. Pero no es suficiente. Edited by Daniele Riviere. Translation and afterword by Scott Nicolay. Jan 29, Stewart Home rated it it was amazing.

Serge Gainsbourg’s sole foray into fiction, Evguenie Sokolov describes an artist who uses sokolof intestinal gases as the medium for his sokoloov artwork.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Volker Rivinius rated it it was amazing May 10, At least not when compared to his music. Published February 29th by Tamtam Books first published March 20th Serge manages to bring together the two great defining cultural obsessions of the 5th Republic [on the assumption that Paris is now a semi-enthusiastic sector of la banlieue-Bruxelleoise]: Evguenie Sokolov is a novel about an artist who uses his intestinal gases as the medium for his scandalous artwork.


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Gainsbourg’s song with the same name on Mauvaises Nouvelles Des Etoiles ran through my mind all Saturday afternoon.

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Evguénie Sokolov

Gainsbourg is both the best and the worst, yin and yang, white and black. Milantropio rated it it was amazing Apr 12, A couple of points to, uh, poo poo.

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Tragedy, art especially sokolvfame, sex, love He farts at the worst times – and basically he consistently farts. Introduction and translation by Mara Cologne Wythe-Hall. Serge Gainsbourg is one of the world’s great soklov. Jeremy Tarr rated it really liked it Evguenue 29, Evgueenie I think he’s one of the great cultural figures in France if not the world! A very funny novel, and that is why I published it. The concept of the book is great. FROM THE BOOK “So, as I said to myself during sololov dark hours of the night while trying in vain to get to sleep, the pestilential exhalations prophetic of my corporeal death were to serve the purpose of channeling and transcending that which was more pure, most enduring and most despairingly ironical in the inner depths of my creative mind, and after all the years devoted to the technique of painting and all the day spent releasing my gases in front of museum walls radiant with the genius of the sokoolv masters, these jagged, fragile and torturous lines had now rid me forever of my inhibitions.


It is unsettling to think that both he and Howard Stern had the idea for a farting superhero.

Evguenie Sokolov

I read this years ago, in the shadow of a Parisian FNAC, back when my French was in its infancy I am normally put off by evgudnie humor”, written or spoken, and if I didn’t already know and love Gainsbourg before reading his book, I don’t know how I’d’ve received it.

Jun 15, Tosh rated it it was amazing. Mar 10, Michael rated it liked it.

Without a doubt one of Frances’ great songwriters of all time – and of course, a fantastic recording artist. Introduction and translation by Kassy Hayden. No es en tanto una autobiografia al uso, ni se le asemeja dado el contenido prima de evgenie obra.

Well, first of all this a short novel about an artist who has gas problems. My library Help Advanced Book Search.