Help wanted: bookkeeper

FPBA is losing its long-term bookkeeper this spring. Kathleen Denning is retiring! We need a new one. I got an excellent suggestion from our membership secretary, Sean Donnelly, but she turned out to be too busy to take us on. The job involves –receiving groups...

Scenes from Codex 2015

Codex continues to consolidate its position as the most important form of communication in our field. More people attend a single day of its show than read an issue of Parenthesis, I fear. Real sums of money change hands in its aisles. Having a booth on the floor...

A “fine” pressman visits Printed Matter LA

Why is collecting “fine” books an elite activity while collecting “art” ones (including ones that look slick, ones that look grungy, and ones that look boring) one which appeals to a wide selection of the educated public? To put it another way,...