Steve Almond, “How to Make the Reader See It: The Book as a Visual Artifact”

http://www.vimeo.com/56347774

Steve Almond will discuss the natural affinity between visual and literary artists, and specifically delve into his collaboration with the visual designer Brian Stauffer, with whom he has made three DIY books.

Steve Almond is the author of ten books of fiction and non-fiction, three of which he published himself. His memoir Candyfreak was a New York Times Bestseller. His short stories have appeared in the Best American and Pushcart anthologies. His most recent collection, God Bless America, was short-listed for The Story Prize. His journalism has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, GQ, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, and elsewhere.

The Fall 2012 Design Criticism MFA Lecture Series is open to the public. You are warmly invited to attend our lectures, to see our new department and to meet with speakers, faculty members and students over a drink. Registration is required.

Event Information

When: 27 Nov 2012, 6:00 p.m.
Where: SVA MFA Design Criticism Department, 136 West 21 Street, Second Floor
Price: Free and open to the public; Registration required

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