Hofer’s recent books include one (2009) and The Route (2008), a collaboration with Patrick Durgin. Her handmade chapbooks include Shroud: A Piece of Fabric Sewn to A Piece of Paper By Way of A Map (2013), a collaboration with Jill Magi; When We Said This Was A Space, We Meant We Are People (2013), a collaboration with John Pluecker; En las maravillas/In Wonder (2012); un operativo (2012); Lead & Tether (2011); and Trouble (2010). A hand-stitched poem, The Missing Link, was published by Insert Press Parrot Series, and an installation, “Uncovering: A Quilted Poem Made from Donated and Foraged Materials from Wendover, Utah” is on display at the Center for Land Use Interpretation in Utah. Her book Laws is forthcoming from Dusie Books, and one week of her Front Page News cut-up series was published by the Little Red Textile Series. Hofer teaches at the California Institute of the Arts and at Otis College of Art and Design and is co-founder, with John Pluecker, of the language justice and language experimentation collaborative Antena.
In April 2013, Hofer was a featured writer for Harriet, and again with Dolores Dorantes in February 2015.
Blog Posts By JEN HOFER
- Deterritorializations: Repetition, Stutter, Report P.S.: Catabolism, Or Translation as a Destructive Metabolism, Or Your Exchange Value
- Deterritorializations: Repetition, Stutter, Report (the second of two brief forays with a P.S. to come)
- Deterritorializations: Repetition, Stutter, Report (the first of two brief forays)
- Deterritorializations: Patterning and Incongruities
- Deterritorializations: Nominal Problems