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Politics in art, State of the Union speech, George W. Bush, Satire, artists' books


stab bound with soft cover and duct tape reinforced spine; cover; interior pages and spreads. President George W. Bush's televised 2003 State of the Union speech is captured in full screen head shots. The overlaying text, similar to close captioning, reveals nonsensical phrases made from the letters in the book's subtitle.

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Rochester, NY:S. McCarney


©Scott McCarney, Rochester, NY:S. McCarney

Materials / Techniques

offset; color reproductions of TV screen shots; paper; thread; duct tape


14 x 17 cm

State of the Union: live, evil, vile



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