Cuneiform Press and Granary Books are pleased to announce: Threads Talk Series edited by Steve Clay and Kyle Schlesinger Threads, a series of talks devoted to the art of the book, includes poets, scholars, artists, and publishers. It explores and enriches relationships between various strands of book culture that are often approached in isolation—poetry and writing, […]
Two new reviews of Cuneiform Press titles have hit the street: Jim Feast reviews Jim Dine’s Poems to Work On: The Collected Poems of Jim Dine in Otter Magazine: Jim-Feast-Review Dennis Tenen reviews Johanna Drucker’s What Is? Nine Epistemological Essays in Design and Culture: What Is Nine Epistemological Essays Copies of both titles are available direct […]
Please join me at the Austin Book Arts Center on Saturday for a 1-day DIY Workshop! Have you ever dreamed of starting your own zine? Publishing a cookbook or chapbook? How about that novel you’ve been working on? Want to get political? We got you covered with practical approaches to making: comics, t-shirts, rock posters, […]
Had a ball making this poster for the Bach Festival down in Victoria, Texas. Collage and Jojo type. Silkscreen, 17 x 22″. Check out the show if you’re in the neighborhood!
On a hot summer day David Longoria and I borrowed a truck from Steve Odom and drove out to Conroe to see a retired printer named Mike Condray about some wood type. We pulled into a secluded dirt driveway and a friendly dog came out to greet us. Stepping inside an enormous building, a barn […]
Are you a musician? Have you ever had an idea for a book? Maybe even a manuscript in process? Well, here’s your chance! Starting in 2016, we’ll be publishing a series of books by musicians about music, broadly defined. So send us your poetry, visual art, poetics, crime novels, criticism, journals, history, smut, photographs, scores, […]
I’ve been cleaning up the shop, sorting type, and taking inventory in anticipation of the new year and various projects on the horizon. Some type (wood and metal), books, and other letterpress equipment must go in order to clear space for the present. I’ll continue posting to eBay over the next couple of days. Thanks […]
Watergate, Patty Hearst, and the Fall of Saigon were on everyone’s mind that summer. The hangover from the sixties was pounding. Cynicism, skepticism, and the existential reimagining of the media’s fidelity to politics were among the most pervasive elements in the air when Steven Spielberg’s Jaws hit the streets in 1975. It was a time […]
There’s a wonderful review of The Art of Collaboration entitled “Working Together: A New Book on Words and Art” by Paul Mazier on ArtCritical.
Forthcoming titles from Cuneiform Press include Jon-Michael Franks’s How’s Everything Going? Not Good (co-published with Ohio Edit); Thread Talks (co-published with Granary Books); and a yet-to-be-titled book about The Kitchen by Rhys Chatham. Stay tuned!