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Andrew Zawacki

Dr. Andrew Zawacki published a guest blog post, titled, "A Whole Other System: ‘Paris photo graff’ Continued," for Poetry Foundation.

In the post, Zawacki writes: "Whether committed to interruption or uplift, or both, the community building and aesthetic ingenuity available at the writers’ corners in the early 70s were enabled by the exhilaration—with exclusivity at its core, of course—of wielding, as Wicked Gary proudly claimed, “our own communication system.” The grammar and syntax of this system, like its signatures and signifiers, its modes of production and distribution, were alien and perhaps offputting—if not downright offensive—to anyone not trained, as it were, in the trains."

Read the full article here.

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