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Open Space: Micro-Press Works, 1950s to Present

Open Space: Micro-Press Works, 1950s to Present

Feb 23, 2012 – May 11, 2012

Open Space brings together chapbooks published by twelve renowned micro-presses from the 1950s to the present day with original publications by poets Jack Spicer, Gwendolyn Brooks, Allen Ginsberg, Charles Olson, Lyn Hejinian, and many others. The books on display were designed and printed in collaboration with poets and visual artists, and range from gritty DIY photocopied pamphlets to finely crafted letterpress editions.

Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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