Pale ink | Curio

Pale ink

26 mins | Sep 14, 2020

Commonplace books and the illusions of memory. "The first passages in my commonplace doc are plucked from the few books I’ve brought from home or ones borrowed from the United States Information Service, an institution whose purpose I cannot decipher. Exile limits choices, makes for chance affinities that become stronger than they might otherwise be at home." Ed Park reflects in Lapham's Quarterly magazine.

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From Lapham's Quarterly