Krassner, Paul (editor). Various Authors
Title The Realist. No. 62. September, 1965
Book Condition Good
Publisher New York The Realist Association, Publisher 1965
Seller ID 008613
Side stapled newsprint journal. 10 ½ by 8 ¼ inches. 24 pp., including covers. Black and white photos and illustrations throughout. A single issue of this long running newsletter/magazine, containing articles and brief essays on various subjects, from the struggles for Civil Rights to fighting in Vietnam. This includes three essays contemplating the fight for civil rights by African-Americans, discussing the nonviolent strategies endorsed by Martin Luther King in contrast to the race riots in Watts and elsewhere. The Realist was founded in 1958, becoming a key publication in the underground press, often using satire and subversive humor to critique American mainstream politics and culture. Founded by Paul Krassner, an American author, and member of the Merry Pranksters (as well as a founding member of the Yippies) [see Wikipedia]. GOOD condition. Moderate to heavy browning to the paper. Minor curling along the edges.