This Week’s Reading, 22.4.12

After a week’s hiatus to deal with the headcrushing chaos of London Book Fair, TWR returns. This week: Kool Keith, post traumatic stress disorder, book spine poetry and Les Fleurs du mal illustrations.

'L'Homme en gloire dans la Paix' by Jean Lurçat (1958)

  • Leader image: L’Homme en gloire dans la Paix by Jean Lurçat (1958). Bigger versions of Lurçat’s work here.
  • Gratuitous Issue 2 out now. Typography porn.
  • Bruno Jasieński’s I Burn Paris has finally been translated to English, 83 years after its release. John Self’s Asylum review is here.
  • All of Carlo Farneti’s illustrations for Baudelaire’s Les Fleurs du Mal. Fullscreening this is advisable:

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