Jonas Mekas Bibliography

Camper, Fred (1986, January 17). "Seconds of Ecstacy," Reader. Reprinted with permission as Review of He Stands in a Desert Counting the Seconds of His Life in the on-line journal Senses of Cinema.

Mekas, Jonas (1991). I Had Nowhere to Go Diary of a Displaced Person: New York: Black Thistle Press.

James, E.David (1992).To Free the Cinema. Princeton University Press.

Mekas, Jonas (2000).Just Like a Shadow.

Other Sources: Anthology Film Archive
Canyon Cinema Catalogue.


The Picture Palace Jonas Mekas Homepage (

Myron Lounsbury Jonas Mekas page (

Basic compilation by Kimberly DeSoto, 2001.

Jonas Mekas