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Which book should be the first to read?

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The Eternal Network, ed. by Chuck Welch

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Comment by TIZIANA BARACCHI on October 11, 2016 at 6:26pm

Comment by Ruud Janssen on October 11, 2016 at 6:06pm

The book WEST MONGOOLSE GEZANGEN with poems by Mail-artist and poet KEES FRANCKE (1953-2002) was published in May 2016 by Trichis Rotterdam. The book is now among 80 other books that are being considered for PZC Publieksprijs 2016.

1.We kindly ask you to vote for Francke’s book at this site: .


2.Click on NEEM DEEL (on blue; it means: PARTICIPATE)

3.Scroll down to find the cover of Kees’ book ( see image), and mark your choice

4. scroll down to the bottom of the page and fill your name and email-adress


You can also vote by sending a regular mail to PZC Publieksprijs, Postbus 5046, 4380 KA Vlissingen, Holland and mentioning : West Mongoolse Gezangen.

Please forward this message.

Thank you in advance: Paul van Soest and Johan Everaers ( Ever Arts) 

cover of Kees’ Book

Comment by carl baker on September 29, 2016 at 2:05am

found this today in used book shop, documents mail-art post-card project.some of it is crappy, some is very good.

Comment by Roberto Scala on August 22, 2016 at 9:54am

Libro di Roberto Scala intitolato Collisione proposto dalla speciale pubblicazione Edizione Giulia e Collezione Leone Rosso curata da Tiziana Baracchi e Giancarlo Da Lio , Mestre, Venezia.

Comment by carl baker on August 2, 2016 at 7:23pm

sarah hoffman, i cannot find yr zines at tictail, i do a zine, maybe we can exchange?

Comment by on August 2, 2016 at 7:13pm

This is great Ginny.

Comment by ginny lloyd on August 2, 2016 at 5:37pm

A "real" computer book - key punch cards unpunched but letterpress printed to look like it

Comment by ginny lloyd on August 2, 2016 at 5:19pm

Any more copies available? Would love a copy

Comment by Sarah Hoffman on May 28, 2016 at 7:17pm

I have a series of mail culture zines. I'm on my fourth issue already - which is a little crazy.I have so much fun putting them together.

Comment by Ruud Janssen on May 16, 2016 at 7:27pm

IUOMA 1988-2008

Paperback, 165 Pages
(1 Ratings)
Price: $11.65
Prints in 3-5 business days
In the year 2008 the International Union of Mail-Artists (IUOMA) was 20 years old. This book contains texts by Ruud Janssen, John Held Jr., Wilma Duguay, Tulio Restrepo, Vittore Baroni and Geert de Decker. As illustrations lots of images are used created by IUOMA-members over the years to support the union idea.



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