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Earl Cunningham and the Wild Pomegranate Yonder

Outsider art is truly peculiar stuff. In some ways, it breaks the rules: It looks coarse and eccentric and up to its own thing. On the other hand, it often knows that's precisely how it's supposed to look -- as though there are certain fixed conventions to outsiderdom, which it intends to follow ...

By Blake Gopnik

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