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By Penguin Press,Jonathan Safran Foer

Jonathan Safran Foer has lengthy had a keenness for the paintings of the twentieth-century American assemblage artist Joseph Cornell. encouraged by means of Cornell’s avian-themed packing containers, and suspecting that they might be equally inspiring to others, Foer started to write letters.

The responses he acquired from luminaries of yankee writing have been not anything in need of mind-blowing. Twenty writers generously contributed items of prose and poetry which are as eclectic as they're innovative, and the result's a different collaborative venture and probably the most major engagements of literature with artwork for lots of years.

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