Tag: book

I am prepping myself this coming month (September) to read Robin Nagle’s book Picking Up: On the Streets and Behind the Trucks with the Sanitation Workers of New York City. It’s the culmination of a decade-long research project that involved not only interviewing and meeting with the workers of NYC’s Department of Sanitation, but also eventually […]

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I’ve heard about this book but completely forgot about it until just today when I saw a physical copy at the local bookstore. Kim Jong Il Looking At Things is the book form of a popular Tumblr blog by the same name which at one time posted photos of the late North Korean leader Kim Jong-il (courtesy of […]

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I wrote about this briefly on Instagram (for those that follow me), but it’s worth noting here as well I suppose. While I was vacationing in Barcelona, I came across this really rare hardcover copy of All City Writers: The Graffiti Diaspora. It basically was my most sought-after book on graffiti. I saw it in […]

Kid President is coming out with a book in February 2015! You can pre-order the book now using the link below! BUY HERE: Kid President’s Guide to Being Awesome

This BOOK HIVE project is made by Rusty Squid and debuted last year at the Bristol Central Library to celebrate 400 years of Bristal Libraries. The installation features animatronic books that open and close in response to viewers in front of it. Neat!

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This Thursday, July 10th, the Powerhouse Arena in DUMBO is hosting the book launch of Matt Litwack and Jurne’s new urban exploration book, Beneath the Streets: The Hidden Relics of New York’s Subway System. The event is free for all (however, space is limited) and it’ll be a great time and place to hear from […]