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“Everybody loves you when you’re six foot in the ground.”—John Lennon

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John Lennon was assassinated on this day in 1980. The Libraries has quite a few books in its collections that focus on the former Beatle, peace activist and thoughtful musician John Lennon.

John Lennon rehearses Give Peace A Chance, by Roy Kerwood—Wikipedia

I'm not going to change the way I look or the way I feel to conform to anything. I've always been a freak. So I've been a freak all my life and I have to live with that, you know. I'm one of those people.

John Lennon: the New York years, text & images by Bob Gruen. Publisher: New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2005.

Working class hero: a portrait of John Lennon, Candice Breitz.

My role in society, or any artist's or poet's role, is to try and express what we all feel. Not to tell people how to feel. Not as a preacher, not as a leader, but as a reflection of us all.

John Lennon. Publisher: New York, NY: Bag One Arts, Inc., 1986?

Bag one; a suite of lithographs. Publisher: [n.p., 1970].

Reality leaves a lot to the imagination.

Instamatic karma: photographs of John Lennon, by May Pang. Edition: 1st ed. Publisher: New York: St. Martin's Press, 2008.

Jonas Mekas présente fluxfriends: George Maciunas, Yoko Ono, John Lennon: quinzexvingt&un. Publisher: Paris : Editions du Centre Pompidou, c2002.

Elizabeth Periale

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