“The Rise and Fall of Books”

  • November 10, 2017 • 7:30 PM
  • Brown Hall
A scene from "The Rise And Fall of Books"

A scene from “The Rise And Fall of Books”

Director Jake Gorst follows internationally recognized artist and scholar Buzz Spector during one month in the winter of 2007 as he teaches a class of Cornell University art students how to use books as art-making material and to think about the values that reading and collecting books contribute to society. Presented by Washington University Libraries.

The free screening will be followed by a discussion with artist and Washington University professor Buzz Spector.

This screening is presented as part of the St. Louis International Film Festival.

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