This memorium began in residency four years ago in NYC over cracked and worn surfaces of minutia that grew into meaningfulness through ongoing natural disasters and human tragedies that continue everyday and everywhere, reflected on slowly in Avoca, Nebraska.
|Press Name/Publisher||Blue Heron Press|
|Author of Text/Poet||The texts are: an except from Umberto Eco’s Baudolino (2000), (from Infinity of Lists, used with permission of Rizzoli International Publications, Inc.); and an excerpt from the poem Sojourn in the Parallel World by Denise Levertov (from Selected Poems of Denise Levertov, copyright @ 1975. Reprinted by permission of New Directions Publishing Corp.)|
|Book Structure/ Binding Method||Accordion folded into covered boards|
|Medium/ Materials||Various worn handset types are printed letterpress. The images are from drawn copper line etchings and polymer printed intaglio and relief, and from carved woodblocks printed mokuhanga. The paper is Japanese NIshinouchi, accordion folded and set into covers of hand printed aquatints.|
|Number of Pages||20 pages (front & back)|
|Dimensions (WxH) or (WxHxD)||6 x 5.75 inches closed, 6 x 62 inches unfolded|
|Edition Size||Edition of 25|