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Artist Talk: Tim Brookes

October 30, 2013 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Tim Brookes is an artist and a writer whose Endangered Alphabets Project seeks to preserve scripts that are dying out using artistically crafted wood blocks. On Wednesday, October 30th, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., he will give a talk in the Johnson City Public Library Jones Meeting Room about his Endangered Alphabets Project and on his writing process. He will also show examples of his work at the talk. This event is free and open to the public.

Endangered Alphabets will be on exhibit at East Tennessee State University’s Slocumb Galleries from October 28th to November 1st. There will be a lecture and reception at Slocumb on October 28th from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Read a review of Tim Brookes’ Endangered Alphabets Project from The Atlantic.

Tim Brookes piece with the word "words" in Balinese. Tim Brookes, endangeredalphabets.com

A Tim Brookes piece with the word “words” in Balinese.

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Date:
October 30, 2013
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Venue

Jones Meeting Center
Phone:
423-434-4450
100 West Millard Street Johnson City, TN 37604 United States
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Lisa Krekelberg
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