Book Arts 101: The Ephemerist
(Episode 31, Home Edition)
Wednesday January 27
3 PM Eastern Standard Time
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Join us for a Book Arts 101 broadcast filled with ephemeral printers' oddities: things that are not necessarily made
to be collected and yet wend their way into collections great and small. You've collected things like this, too: they're
probably in a drawer in your kitchen or tucked in a corner of your writing desk...
By Nance O'Banion
According to the artist, “Domestic Science is any of the following: the study of functional objects as symbols of human conditions,
the contribution of place to meaning, personification of household objects, multiple recipes for multiple meanings, or the knowledge of how to
care for your home.” Instructional, visceral, psychological and well-constructed, Nance O’Banion walks us through the steps of this artists’
book’s journey well...
All in person events and workshops normally scheduled at the Jaffe Center are canceled
indefinitely due to the covid-19 pandemic. We hope to be back to our regular operating schedule soon.
In the meantime, we've put together an extensive selection of virtual programming for you to enjoy, which
Book Arts 101 talks, virtual
Real Mail Fridays Letter Writing Socials,
book arts workshops you can
take at home, and our virtual
Library Wayzgoose Festival. The Jaffe Center for Book Arts is open only by virtual
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