Lovely, varied work of concrete poetry and visual art comprising pages of various sizes, colors, and printing methods (mimeo, silkscreen) bound in, including a two-page original glued collage and handwritten poem by Bissett.
[Concrete Poetry]. GOMRINGER, Eugen and Marcel Wyss (Editors)
Founded by Dieter Rot and Eugen Gomringer as an "International review for young art," SPIRALE mined the overlap of art and concrete poetry, and this next-to-last issue "reflected the influence of Swiss design in its square format.
Handsome edition of poems by Schlesinger, printed with concrete-poetry-inspired design throughout with layered text serving as visual art. Printed letterpress from photopolymer plates on various paper stock.
Stark concrete poetry collages made in part from xeroxes of the Baltimore lit mag E-POD – edited by Kirby Malone and Marshall Reese, though neither of them credited here – by Lamar Layfield and Charles Brohawn (the latter a member of the band The Tinklers).