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Every Word I Know

Artist
Susan Kordalewski
Price
$65.00
Date
2009
Publisher
Self-Published
Format
Artists' Books
Details
Softcover
Size
15.2 × 22.9 cm
Length
497 
Description

Based on ten years of personal writing, ‘Every word I know’ acts as a linguistic portrait of an individual. Each word is recorded only once and published alphabetically, effectively removing all context. What is left is an empty framework, the words used but in what order, and which story they tell, both unknown. The work serves to document the way that the individual utilizes language, and the dependence and importance of language in communicating about one’s experience.

Edition of 75, signed and numbered.


APC

  1. Every Word I Know
 

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