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.
"This serial zine is a one story per issue recount of the CIA's clandestine involvements around the globe to suppress the rise of any anti-capitalist, anti-U.S. movements. Each issue is exha... Read more
Edited by Pedro Cid Proença and Afonso Martins. A Circular is an on-going publication series that includes short essays, interviews and archival imagery, centered on a variety of subjects within the r... Read more
The Secret Voice is a comic about the warrior-monk Dr. Galapagos dealing with trolls during the final days of the War of Compulsion. Color illustrations with risographed covers from Study Group Comics... Read more
"The Testament Project is an exploration and re-conception of the contemporary black experience in America. More often than not, black people are portrayed in the extreme – either as very rich or... Read more
This publication is a journal of music, arts and literature, approx. 200 pages in length, published twice a year. Issues include a 7" vinyl record. Publication focuses on indie, blues, and rock m... Read more
DVD contains five short 16 mm films. Uman's process makes use of scratched, dyed, and hand-processed imagery. Content works in a grey area between experimental film, narrative film, documentary f... Read more
Moe Bowstern writes stories about her experiences as a commercial fisherwoman in the Kodiak, Alaska salmon industry. This book includes tales about hitchhiking and riding Greyhound buses as well as a... Read more