Monthly Archives: March 2012

Book List: 2012 Spring DIY Farm and Garden Books and Zines! (Part 1 of 3)

Here at Microcosm we are super grow-your-own friendly (in fact, half of us live on a farm). In the name of making the world a better place we wholly advise growing the things you eat. (Or at least as much as you can.) In that spirit, here’s our list of books and zines that are mega helpful if you’re planning on doing any sort of DIY farm and garden stuff this year! Stay tuned for parts two and three of this list later on in the week!

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DIY Screenprinting

BACK IN PRINT! A fascinating graphic novel that details the art and science of screenprinting from inception to printed t-shirts to working in a print shop to understanding line screens, to hawking your printed wares on the street! How to build a screen, burn an image, test how things are going, pull ink, wash out… Read more »

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Hurt

OUT NOW! HURT is Portland activist Kristian Williams’ collection of articles and interviews on the history, psychology, and current state of torture in democratic societies. Williams, author of Our Enemies in Blue and American Methods: Torture and the Logic of Domination, has pulled together a vast and comprehensive resource on this abominable act. Articles include… Read more »

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