The life of the book is conception, publishing, distribution, storage--and as ideas and trends change, recycled to used bookstore, library sales, shared with communities without means and then to the dump. The bulk of the wall is forty years of Massachusetts legislative history that I hauled away after one of the many fund-raising sales my local library had to support a new addition to their building. And they ask me every year if I want more books!

An interview with the Fall 2011 Saranac Review, SUNY Plattsburg, NY touches upon this work and other similar projects.
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