Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Back By Popular Demand - Fire in My Belly, a short film by the late David Wojnarowicz

Fire in My Belly de David Wojnarowicz, Diamanda Galas
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"A Fire in My Belly," by the late artist David Wojnarowicz,
is included in "Hide/Seek: Difference and Desire in American
Portraiture," a show at the Smithsonian's National Portrait
Gallery to run through Feb. 13.

UPDATE: The Smithsonian yanked the video, dubbed
"hate speech" by Catholic League president William
Donohue, who got incoming House speaker Rep. John
Boehner to bitch to the Smithsonian.

QUALIFICATION (As left in comment section):

Please correct this information. Diamanda and David never
met, never collaborated. The version does not represent the
original, nor was it authorized by the estate.

Statement from the Fales Library regarding the correct

The soundtracked version with vocals by Galas is inaccurate.

Thank you.

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