Monthly Archives: June 2009

Kehinde Wiley

is a photographer I came across while browsing through Strand.  Now, his book is on the “New” table so it’s not hard to miss – in that I was not being particularly astute for having come across it. His book, Black Light, is really eye-catching for one.   But, that’s not what is important.  Kehinde […]

An Ode to the Cold War . . .

Like my love for notebooks, photographs, pens, magazines, cameras, pocket watches, paper, and books I also love typewriters. I am not sure what it is about typewriters, but I may like thefact that some of my favorite writers pounded away on their workhorse Olympias or Royals.  It may be the noise!  It may be the […]