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ABC #6 Haiku Not Bombs

Publication Date: 2008
Artwork type: Editioned book
Medium: letterpress, offset print
Dimensions: 6.25 in W x 9.25 in H
Binding Type: stapled
Edition Size: 1000
Price: USD 15.00
Contributors
Jim Mckay (contributor)
Grant-Lee Phillips (contributor)
Origin
Brooklyn, NY USA
Description
The sixth chapbook in Booklyn's series, Haiku Not Bombs contains a wide variety of poetic forms, ranging from one-line hokku and Filipino hay(na)ku to Japanese renga and loose Western style haikus.The authors of this haiku collection -- a doctor, two filmmakers, an activist, a musician, a playwright, and a poet -- set out to write one poem for every week of the year. Haiku Not Bombs is the result of this collaborative project, a fluid collection of poems touching on themes of modernity, urban life and the everyday.

Poetry by Tom Gilroy, Jim McKay, Shi Yu Pai, Grant-Lee Phillips, Allison Roth, Rick Roth, Denise Siegel, Patrick So

Interior design by Phoebe Flynn Rich

Series II design by Stacy Wakefield Forte, based on the original ABC Series.

Cover photo by Jason Workman

Letterpress cover with offset interior. 9.25x6.25." 44 pages. Edition of 1000. 2008.

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