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Christina Davis Responds to Page 26 of The Source

Christina Davis curates the Woodberry Poetry Room at Harvard’s Lamont Library. THE SOURCE is by Noah Eli Gordon. 26 writing librarians are responding. We are halfway there. See below and the future for more.

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Sarah Goldstein Responds to Page 26 of The Source

Sarah Goldstein is the Head of Digital Assets & Preservation Services at Mt. Holyoke College. He’s rolling over from the east, inky reservoir unseen for miles, arrow crossed at Ware, slowing to the reek of the mill. Next car over, … Continue reading

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Julianne Buchsbaum Responds to Page 26 of The Source

Julianne Buchsbaum is a Humanities Librarian for English, Philosophy, and Classics at the University of Kansas. Sentences taken from page 26 of random books on my desk at work and into which I randomly inserted the words “The Source”: It … Continue reading

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Nick Demske Responds to Page 26 of The Source

Nick Demske works at the Racine Public Library. National Security Letter after Sommer Browning’s post As I ravished the chicken wings, you offered to make me an honorary brotha.  I took away your black card.  You counter-played your race card. Cataloging is overburdened with … Continue reading

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John Bloomberg-Rissman Responds to Page 26 of The Source

John Bloomberg-Rissman is Humanities and Social Sciences Collection Coordinator, UC Riverside Libraries. Re:Source:d  1. I have a revolver in my possession. I step from the bus into a sequencing tool that is moist and carries the scent of quince. I … Continue reading

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M. Kasper Responds to Page 26 of The Source

Sub-sub editor’s Note: M. Kasper is a reference librarian by day/semester at Amherst College, and by night/summer makes books like Open-Book (just out from Ugly Duckling Presse) or All Cotton Briefs, which, this sub-sub noticed, has 26 pages. And so, in … Continue reading

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Jessica Grim Responds to Page 26 of The Source

Response to Noah Eli Gordon’s The Source, pg. 26 by Jessica Grim Collection Development & Management Librarian Oberlin College Library Assuming an alphabet the man began to speak. The sun baked the earth. Words crawled. Obliteration was not an option. Rest … Continue reading

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