ADVENTURES IN PRINTING

Posted by on Dec 15, 2015 in News | No Comments

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 […]

MUSIC SERIES: CALL FOR WORK

Posted by on Dec 11, 2015 in News | No Comments

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, […]

WOOD TYPE, BOOKS, and OTHER LETTERPRESS EQUIPMENT

Posted by on Dec 9, 2015 in News | No Comments

  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 […]

STEVEN SPIELBERG’S JAWS, NOSTALGIA, AND THE INFLUENCE OF DESIGN

Posted by on Dec 8, 2015 in News | No Comments

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 […]

Working Together: A New Book on Words and Art

Posted by on Nov 16, 2015 in News | No Comments

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.

COMING UP

Posted by on Nov 3, 2015 in News | No Comments

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! 

KEEP THE CHANGE

Posted by on Nov 3, 2015 in News | No Comments

My new collaboration with Deborah Poe is now available from Great Fainting Spells! Copies are available here for just nine bucks. We read together in Austin on Tuesday November 24th for the Fun Party Reading Series. Hope to see y’all there!

LETTERPRESS BROADSIDE WORKSHOP

Posted by on Sep 2, 2015 in News | No Comments

  Want to print your own poetry broadside on a letterpress? Here’s your opportunity! Register for my weekend workshop at the brand new Austin Book Arts Center October 3-4,2015. There class is limited to six students, so you’ll get plenty of hands-on instruction. Register here.

HORSE LESS PRESS INTERVIEW

Posted by on Aug 28, 2015 in News | No Comments

Howdy folks! Jen Tynes of Horse Less Press was kind enough to sit down with me and Deborah Poe to ask a handful of intriguing questions about our collaboration, Keep the Change, forthcoming from Great Fainting Spells this fall. Check it out here. Much obliged! Kyle

FRESH PRINTS

Posted by on Jul 12, 2015 in News, Process | No Comments

    To celebrate the Cuneiform@15 exhibition at Marfa Book Company we’ve produced three new broadsides. Each of the twenty-six signed copies in this variegated multiple edition is a unique print on Crane’s Lettra 100% cotton paper measuring eighteen by twelve inches. Shipped flat or rolled at your request, these prints are only available at […]