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Fredrik Averin

Proprietor, The Idea of the Book in Portland, OR

The Idea of the Book

PRESENTED ON DEC 06, 2016
IN PORTLAND OR @ VOL 21

Fredrik Averin explains the concepts, narratives, aesthetics, language, and obessions which question the format and purpose of the book.

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Book Design from Xalapa

BY ÁLVARO ITZAMÁ
@ VOL 8 ON OCT 20, 2011

In this presentation, Álvaro Itzamá takes us on a tour of various book projects he's worked on, each quite different from the other. (in Spanish)

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The Concept Book Store - Ta Kao Books Store

BY 小子 GODKIDLLA
@ VOL 26 ON OCT 10, 2015

PR manager of Ta Kao Books, designer of Godkidlla, first considered the different mindsets of people from different cities across Taiwan, before founding the Ta Kao bookstore with a friend (he originally hoped that the business would resonate amongst Kaoshiong's readers). By combining a bookstore with a café and event space, his diversified operation has come to delight a plethora of different customers. He now looks forward to operating in the unique style of Japan's concept bookstores, offering a more refined selection of books.

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A to B UnInterrupted

BY EZRA CIMINO-HURT
@ VOL 21 ON DEC 06, 2016

Ezra Cimino-Hurt explains Analog as a metaphor for life, time and the uninterrupted thread that is our experience.

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A Well-Played Summer

BY GINNY FIGLAR
@ VOL 21 ON DEC 06, 2016

Ginny Figlar shares what happened when a perfect storm of slow workload, bored kids and sudden gumption hit her backyard this summer.

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Analog

BY JAMEY HAMPTON
@ VOL 21 ON DEC 06, 2016

Jamey Hampton attempts the Analog MASH. Just his musings on the many facets of analog.

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Moment of Indecision

BY DANIEL KAVEN
@ VOL 21 ON DEC 06, 2016

Daniel Kaven gives an exploration of the space between present and future.

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November Mechanicals

BY JAKE SHIVERY
@ VOL 21 ON DEC 06, 2016

Jake Shivery lives and breathes analog in both his personal and his professional life. He will be presenting defenses, observations and anecdotes. One might expect a good-natured rant...

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What Is a Book?

BY THIEN-KIEU LAM
@ VOL 4 ON MAR 31, 2017

Thien-Kieu Lam asks the question, "What is a book?" and entertains the audience with her answer, which includes interpretations from a variety of sources. Plus, a single definition to unite them all.

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Childrens Book Illustration

BY MARGARET STURTON
@ VOL 11 ON SEP 05, 2017

Margaret Sturton would like to share the amazing experience of studying children's book illustration at Anglia Ruskin University.