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Alphabet Books Rethought
Alphabet Books Rethought

Contortionists, negative space, and what Claymation has to do with the Kama Sutra.

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The Jazz Loft Project
The Jazz Loft Project

Wired lofts, 1,447 rolls of film, and what pimps and Salvador Dalí have in common.

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Kubrick’s Napoleon: The Greatest Movie Never Made
Kubrick’s Napoleon: The Greatest Movie Never Made

Forty years of anticipation and how to almost-get an autograph from a cinematic icon.

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Cassette From My Ex: The Book
Cassette From My Ex: The Book

Time travel, puppy love and the universal relatability of musical self-expression.

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Interview with Mary Tomer, Brains Behind Mrs-O.org
Interview with Mary Tomer, Brains Behind Mrs-O.org

Fashion, politics and how to live every blogger’s dream.

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The Wall In My Head: Words & Art from the Fall of the Iron Curtain
The Wall In My Head: Words & Art from the Fall of the Iron Curtain

What fallen checkpoints have to do with a generation of artists.

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Nonsequential Narratives: Hypertextual Books
Nonsequential Narratives: Hypertextual Books

What your weapon of choice has to do with the evolution of storytelling.

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The Visual Miscellaneum
The Visual Miscellaneum

Infoporn meets brain candy, creationism vs. evolution, and how to make data relatable.

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Strange Maps: The Book
Strange Maps: The Book

What George Orwell has to do with the Amazons of California and Utopia.

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Experimental Cartography: The Map as Art
Experimental Cartography: The Map as Art

What tattoo art has to do with fashion, vintage atlases and Nazi concentration camps.

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