General Modern Collection
A paper toy from France that uses two wheels and a sliding strip to combine different facial features. "Gd. cirque des folies élastiques intermède des grimaces d'O'Gus'" (circa 1900?)
November 23, 2011
REBINDING PARTY Saturday, November 19 from 12:00 – 5:00: "Five Buck Book Binding Blow-Out!" Bring in your old, falling-apart paperbacks or a book whose cover doesn't suit you, and get it rebound into a sturdy manila bound edition. $5/rebind. at PSNH Pop-Up Shop 196 College Street, New Haven, CT 06510 ***
November 18, 2011
THURSDAY at PSNH (196 College Street, New Haven, CT 06510) POP-UP SHOP OPEN HOURS 11:00 - 6:00 PUBLICATION DEMONSTRATION (refreshments served) 1:00 – 2:00 PSNH PUBLIC LECTURE Matthew Stadler, founder of Publication Studio “The Ends of the Book: Authors, Readers, Public Spaces”
November 17, 2011
WEDNESDAY at PSNH (196 College Street, New Haven, CT 06510) POP-UP SHOP OPEN HOURS 11:00 - 6:00 PUBLICATION DEMONSTRATION (refreshments served) 5:00 – 6:00 PSNH at New Haven Pecha Kucha Matthew Stadler discusses Print on Demand, Literature, and the World using 20 images shown for 20 seconds each 6:30pm at Bentara
November 16, 2011
Shades of Al Jaffee and MAD Magazine . . . A printed and folded novelty celebrating Louis XVIII, King of France, 1814-1824. (Published by J.B. Verzy, circa 1814). The piece unfolds to spell out the virtues of the man who ruled during the Bourbon Restoration.
October 25, 2011
Jeu d’Herbes Medicinales par Kneipp [Germany, c. 1905] A board game based on alternative medicine theories promoted by the Catholic priest Sebastian Kneipp (1821-1897) who became known for his herbal remedies.
October 17, 2011