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The Joan Flasch Artists' Book Collection (JFABC) digital library is an online guide and finding aid for the rich collection of artists’ publications available in Flaxman Library Special Collections. The JFABC brings together close to ten thousand artists’ publications in all formats and media including: books, zines, multiples, video and audio recordings, digital works, periodicals, and other intimate works of art created by artists of local, national, and international significance. Focusing on materials published from the 1960s to the present, it is complemented by collections of reference works and exhibition catalogues to support in-depth research on artists’ publishing.
Folded poster with a short story about an African-American boy at school (told with illustrations in the simplified style of children's book or coloring book), along with an essay about the legac... Read more
A montage-style punkzine, with works from local New York City artists. Issues include poetry, illustrations, interviews, correspondence/mail art, and etc. The third issue incldued a 2-sided flexidisc... Read more
A short story where "a central and singular event pulls together the town’s separate citizens and goals in a moment of ringing clarity, in a fictional northwester Wisconsin town Eau Seche."-... Read more
Inside the ziplock bag are seven stories printed on eight party balloons, which one must blow up to read. Contributors are: Carmen Maria Machado, Percival Everett, Lauren Groff, Kima Jones, Amelia Gra... Read more
Collection of personal poems and stories living in America as an immigrant. Contributing writers are Shenequa Brooks, Jenny Simeone-Casas, Stephanie Co, Sohon April Park Fulstone, Jose Garza, Gina Gra... Read more
'Poetics' is a collection of stories, poems, plays, and essay, featuring the writing of: Emily A. Davis, Ry Suraski, Thorsten Sahlin, ZoÏ Doehrer, Angelina Almukhametova, Qiuchen Wu, Cherish... Read more