Spine Poetry – 2

Spine PoetryThe concept of book spine poetry appeared in 1993 with Nina Katchadourian’s Sorted Books project. Katchadourian began collecting interesting titles and arranging them in clusters so the spines could be read like a sentence(s) or poem.DSC_0532

Brida, Before I Say Good-Bye, I’ll Be Seeing You, On the Street Where You Live.

There’s a Spine Poetry Group on Facebook. You can check it out here.

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  1. This one is quite nice. It will be good to see spine poetry become an inspiration for a book title. For example, in the above sequence, if the second book was not written yet then someone could write a book on that title. I know, it’s the worst reason to write a book, but I always keep getting creative ideas like these πŸ™‚

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