Excerpt from “Variations on a Last Chance” by Lena Khalaf Tuffaha, written in residence at Open Books, a poetry-only bookstore in Seattle, WA. This is the third of three collaborative prints produced over the course of Lena’s tenure as Poet-in-Residence, 2017-2018. Available for sale in person at Open Books, or online from Expedition. Also, see the first and second prints […] The post Home—Lena Khalaf Tuffaha appeared first on Expedition Press.
“What does it mean to embrace grief when it feels boundless?” Words by On Being, from the caption of their Instagram post about Elena Zhang’s article on loss and The Leftovers. I stumbled across this question one afternoon when I was struggling to come up with a response to the theme of “embrace” for the Letterpress […] The post Embrace appeared first on Expedition Press.
Walt Whitman, from “Song of the Open Road,” Leaves of Grass, 1855. Selected by a graduating teen with killer taste and even better self-esteem. Printed from wood and metal type on a 1901 Golding Jobber press. Available for sale in our store. This print is part of our personal propaganda series: distilled words for difficult times. Create to […] The post I Am Goodness—Walt Whitman appeared first on Expedition Press.
Poetry fragment from “forelsket” by Amber Flame. Broken Broadsides feature words by contemporary poets, broken out of their original context and reframed in direct dialogue with their authors. Printed on a 1901 Golding Jobber Press from handset metal type. Available wholesale and for individual purchase in our store. The post We Begin—Amber Flame appeared first on Expedition Press.
Created by teen activist Sabina Smith, 80% of proceeds from this broadside go to Black Lives Matter and Planned Parenthood. Over $2000 donated so far. Buy a copy here. 8.5 x 49 inches 2 inks / 6 passes Handset wood & metal type Limited edition, 125 copies “Poem about My Rights” by June Jordan, Directed by Desire, […] The post Poem about My Rights—June Jordan appeared first on Expedition Press.