Heart & Soul - Critical Essays on Joy Division
Edited by Martin J. Power, Eoin Devereux & Aileen Dillane
Published: October 2018
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield International
Formats: hardback and softback
Hardback ISBN: 978-1-78660-334-0
Softback ISBN: 978-1-78660-335-7
"Heart and Soul takes you on an intimate and critical journey inside and outside Joy Division and is groundbreaking in its sensitivity, insight and sheer voluptuousness.
The volume offers a cascade of interdisciplinary approaches focusing on the public and personal nature of the suicide of Ian Curtis, and how it shaped the band both before and after that iconic tragedy and their subsequent metamorphosis into New Order.
This book will not offer redemption but a creative recovery of a very human story with energy." -- Shane Blackman, Professor of Cultural Studies at Canterbury Christ Church University