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Newspaper Blackout

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Zusatztext “Some of the results are hilarious, some are profound and even unsettling, but they are never bland or boring.” Informationen zum Autor Austin Kleon is the New York Times bestselling author of three illustrated books: Newspaper Blackout, Steal Like An Artist, and Show Your Work! His latest release is The Steal Like An Artist Journal: A Notebook For Creative Kleptomaniacs . His work has been translated into over twenty languages and featured on NPR’s Morning Edition , PBS Newshour , and in The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal . New York Magazine called his work “brilliant,” The Atlantic called him “positively one of the most interesting people on the Internet,” and The New Yorker said his poems “resurrect the newspaper when everybody else is declaring it dead.” He speaks about creativity in the digital age for organizations such as Pixar, Google, SXSW, TEDx, and The Economist . He grew up in the cornfields of Ohio, but now he lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife and sons. Visit him online at Klappentext Poet and cartoonist Austin Kleon has discovered a new way to read between the lines. Armed with a daily newspaper and a permanent marker, he constructs through deconstruction—eliminating the words he doesn't need to create a new art form: Newspaper Blackout poetry. Highly original, Kleon's verse ranges from provocative to lighthearted, and from moving to hysterically funny, and undoubtedly entertaining. The latest creations in a long history of "found art," Newspaper Blackout will challenge you to find new meaning in the familiar and inspiration from the mundane. Newspaper Blackout contains original poems by Austin Kleon, as well as submissions from readers of Kleon's popular online blog and a handy appendix on how to create your own blackout poetry. Zusammenfassung A collection of poems that provide readers with a sense of satisfaction and much-needed comic relief during the tough times....

Product details

Authors Austin Kleon
Publisher Harper Collins Usa
Languages English
Product format Paperback / Softback
Released 01.05.2010
EAN 9780061732973
ISBN 978-0-06-173297-3
Dimensions 150 mm x 227 mm x 15 mm
Subjects Fiction > Comic, cartoon, humour, satire

POETRY: American / General, HUMOR: Form / Pictorial, ART: Mixed-Media, POETRY: CREATIVE WRITING

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