The publication of SMTWTFS, a limited edition book by Marco Breuer, will be celebrated on Thursday, April 25, 7:30 p.m., at New York University’s Fales Collection, located on the 3rd floor of the NYU Bobst Library, 70 Washington Square South. The event, which is free and open to the public, features Breur in conversation with the poet and translator Richard Howard and the novelist Lynne Tillman, both of whom are contributors to the book. For further information call (212) 998-2596.
The limited edition of 1000 copies of SMTWTFS consists of two volumes: a spiral bound edition of seven photographic sequences by Breuer and a reader laid into a pocket at the back. The artist commissioned a group of authors to respond to his images. The contributors are: fiction writers Lynne Tillman and Adam Klein, poet Richard Howard, psychiatrist Martin Wilner, M.D.; composer Evan Hause, and the forensic lab New York Product Testing Services, Inc.
Richard Howard has written 11 volumes of poetry, including Trappings: New Poems and Untitled Subjects, for which he received the Pulitzer Prize. Lynne Tillman is the author of four novels, including No Lease on Life, nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award.
SMTWTFS is published by PPP Editions in association with Roth Horowitz LLC.