July 2020 Remote Resident: Jake Valente

Jake is a writer focusing on the deferral of poetic production. Motivated by silence, omission, paratext, and the il/legibility of poetic interpretation, he is interested in the history of the codex as a medium for content and form. He has worked in publishing and with books for many years, and focuses on essays, poetry, and his plants.

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