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billy childish member since: wednesday 30 october 02
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My name is Billy Childish. I was diagnosed dyslexic when I was 28.
I have published 30 collections of poetry and 2 novels.
I have made about 100 independent LP records and painted over 2000 paintings.
When I was 17 I had a bank account under the name of Kurt Schwitters.
I lived on the dole for 15 years.
I am self taught.
I do not like fashion culture.
I do not hate anyone.
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billy childish's conversations will appear here. For the latest conversations go to talk.

  What stays, What goes, What's left behind?
message from nansgallery | thursday 29 november 07
  October Gallery - London, WC1N
message from virtualOctober | wednesday 04 january 06
  Devils by Dostoyevsky
message from lord_caes | thursday 22 september 05
  englishness and your art
message from toby_skeggs | thursday 14 october 04
  Billy Childish
message from Soundbite | wednesday 24 december 03


  jamie reid in conversation with billy childish interview
friday 10 september 04
  billy childish on his homage to van gogh feature
thursday 08 july 04
  billy childish on performance art review
thursday 13 november 03
  billy childish on damien hirst review
thursday 11 september 03
  my favourite book : billy childish review
thursday 17 july 03
  billy childish on screen writing for larry clark review
thursday 03 april 03
  billy childish on recording music review
tuesday 28 january 03
  billy childish: the turner prize reaction review
wednesday 11 december 02
  billy childish on tv review
thursday 14 november 02
  billy childish on the turner prize 2002 review
tuesday 29 october 02
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