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Read Dangerously / Write Fearlessly
Bard Celebrates Conjunctions
Monday, March 2, 2015
Stevenson Library
 [Read Dangerously / Write Fearlessly] In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the publishing partnership between Bard and the innovative literary journal Conjunctions, the Stevenson Library presents a special exhibition of issues and ephemera from the journal's archive, including artwork by Brice Marden and Francesco Clemente, the first publication of material from David Foster Wallace's Infinite Jest (with a never-reprinted introduction by the author), unpublished cover mock-ups, and more.

Contact: Micaela Morrissette, conjunctions@bard.edu, 845-758-7054

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Vol. 78
Fear Itself
Spring 2022
Edited by Bradford Morrow

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