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Pop-Up Library: Xu Bing

This list reflects the curated collection on display in the pop-up library for the exhibit, One: Xu Bing at Brooklyn Museum. A collaboration between Brooklyn Public Library and Brooklyn Museum, these books from our collection will be available to browse February through April 2020. For more details, visit

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Ferrick, Sarah |

Pen to paper

edited with an introduction by Mary Savig. |

The semiotics of Emoji

Marcel Danesi. |

Go Home!

Buchanan, Rowan Hisayo (EDT)/ Nguyen, Viet Thanh (FRW) |

When Brooklyn was queer / A History

Ryan, Hugh, 1978- author. |

21, 19 : contemporary poets in the nineteenth-century archive

Manglis, Alexandra (EDT)/ Case, Kristen (EDT)/ Moten Fred (FRW) |

The archaeology of knowledge ; and, The discourse on language

Michel Foucault ; translated from the French by A.M. Sheridan Smith. |

The Year of Blue Water

Yanyi/ Phillips, Carl (FRW) |

From clichâe to archetype

[by] Marshall McLuhan with Wilfred Watson. |

Languages of art

Nelson Goodman. |

This Is Me, Period

Cowell, Philip/ Hildebrand, Caz/ Hildebrand, Caz (ILT) |


Mark Fox and Angie Wang ; foreword Steven Heller ; principal photography Mark Serr. |

Dictionary of computer and Internet terms

Downing, Douglas A., Ph.D./ Covington, Michael A., Ph.D./ Covington, Melody Mauldin/ Barrett, Catherine Anne/ Covington, Sharon |

Unpacking My Library : Artists and Their Books

Steffens, Jo (EDT)/ Neumann, Matthias (EDT)/ Proust, Marcel (CON) |

Writing systems of the world

by Akira Nakanishi. |


Chen, Ching-In, 1978- author. |

Xi meng Niuyue =

(Mei) Zhou Longzhang zhu. |

Home remedies : stories

Wang, Xuan Juliana, 1985- author. |

Bei Mei Hua bu

Tan Wanying zhu; Chen Nuoning hui tu = Chinatowns of North America : yesterday's struggle, today's splendor / Wendy Wanyin Tan ; map illustrations by Norine Chan. |

Ink Knows No Borders : Poems of the Immigrant and Refugee Experience

Vecchione, Patrice (EDT)/ Raymond, Alyssa (EDT) |


Christoph Niemann. |

Beastly verse

[illustrated by] JooHee Yoon. |

A Bunch of Punctuation

Hopkins, Lee Bennett/ Bloch, Serge (ILT) |

Lines, squiggles, letters, words

Ruth Rocha ; illustrated by Madalena Matoso. |

Wet cement

Bob Raczka. |

Sight lines

Sze, Arthur, author. |

The good immigrant : 26 writers reflect on America

Shukla, Nikesh (EDT)/ Suleyman, Chimene (EDT) |

Sour heart : stories

Zhang, Jenny, author. |

The Hanging on Union Square

Tsiang, H. T./ Hsu, Hua (INT)/ Cheung, Floyd (EDT)/ Cheung, Floyd (AFT)/ Cheung, Floyd (CON) |

Literary gestures

edited by Rocâio G. Davis and Sue-Im Lee. |

Speaking pictures

edited by Milton Klonsky. |

The new concrete

edited by Victoria Bean and Chris McCabe. |

An anthology of concrete poetry

edited by Emmett Williams. |

Why Art?

Davis, Eleanor |

The golden shovel anthology : new poems honoring Gwendolyn Brooks

Kahn, Peter (EDT)/ Shankar, Ravi (EDT)/ Smith, Patricia (EDT)/ Hayes, Terrance |