Side-stapled, 44 pages, 8.5 x 5.5 inches
Printed on Risograph at the Los Angeles Contemporary Archive
Edition of 75
About this publication
New Lyrics is a collection of YouTube video stills. User-generated, software-based textual notation transcribes nonverbal, preverbal, or post-verbal intervals. "The lyric I”: pop lyric or lyric poem scripted by impersonal repetition (4x). Sighs, defaults, refrains, sound checks, customizable transitions. Emulation of desire.
About the author
Alec Mapes-Frances is a writer, editor, and designer based in New York.