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us: Wu Ming (Writers collective)


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  • Variants

    • us: Wu Ming 2 (Writers collective)
    • us: Wu Ming 4 (Writers collective)
    • us: Wu Ming 5 (Writers collective)
    • us: Wu Ming Foundation
  • Additional Information

    • Activity Start

        2000-06
    • Descriptor

        Writers collective
    • Associated Locale

        Italy
    • Associated Locale

        Bologna, Italy
    • Associated Language

        ita
  • Related Terms

    • us: Blissett, Luther
    • us: Bui, Roberto
    • us: Cattabriga, Giovanni
    • us: Guglielmi, Federico
    • us: Pedrini, Riccardo
  • Sources

    • found: Manituana, 2009: t.p. (Wu Ming) jkt. (Collective of Italian fiction writers, founded in Bologna in January 2000)
    • found: 54, 2002: t.p. (Wu Ming) p. 3 of cover (established June 2000 in Bologna, a collective pseudonym for five persons who publish books and a newspaper Giap: Roberto Bui, Giovanni Cattabriga, Federico Guglielmi, Riccardo Pedrini, Luther Blissett)
    • found: 54, 2006: ECIP t.p. (Wu Ming); ECIP Data View (Wu Ming means "no name" and therefore "anonymous" in Mandarin Chinese; the five members of the Wu Ming Foundation live in Bologna)
    • found: Wu Ming Foundation, viewed Jan. 6, 2010 (Italian: Wu Ming; English: Wu Ming Foundation) {http://www.wumingfoundation.com/index.htm}
    • found: Lutherblissett.net, viewed Jan. 6, 2010 (In 1994, hundreds of European artists, activists and pranksters adopted and shared the same identity. They all called themselves Luther Blissett, but often were referred to as the Luther Blissett Project (LBP); In January 2000, some of them regrouped as Wu Ming) {http://www.lutherblissett.net}
    • found: Havana glam, 2001: t.p. (Wu Ming 5)
    • found: Stella del mattino, c20028: t.p. (Wu Ming 4)
    • found: Guerra agli umani, 2004:bt.p. (Wu Ming 2)
  • LC Classification

    • PQ4923.U2
  • Change Notes

    • 2009-11-12: new
    • 2014-09-22: revised
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