Scope and Content

There are no manuscripts or typescripts for The Atrocity Exhibition. The material comprises:

  • two original publications (both 1968) of 'Why I Want to Fuck Ronald Reagan';
  • 'advertisements' by Ballard placed in Ambit magazine (1967-1971);
  • a greetings card and a postcard (neither used) displaying images relating to J F Kennedy and to Ronald Reagan (1981 and 1984), and a typed comment (2008) on a passage concerning Reagan from The Atrocity Exhibition;
  • The Atrocity Exhibition (Re/Search edition, 1990), exhibiting revisions to the text in Ballard's hand.

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Not Public Record(s)