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Wordless book, Family conflict, Alcoholism, artists' books
dos à dos coptic stitch binding; first cover; interior spreads; next cover; interior spreads; end of second narrative and beginning again of first. The dos à dos structure conveys the cyclical nature of alcoholism. No matter which direction the story is told, the resulting disruption of family life is portrayed.
Iowa City, IA:the artist
©Emily Martin, Iowa City, IA:the artist
Materials / Techniques
letterpress and digital inkjet; board; paper; thread