Andrew Honey (provided paper)
Cross Words is an 8-page paper book by Emily Martin. The front cover displays the title "Cross Words" and the end cover contains an artist message. The structure of the print is a simple crossword, placed in the center of each page. Martin uses the paper to create a book based on diverse subject matter related to social, cultural, and political issues, including but not limited to Christianity, missionaries, globalization, and world cultures. This book is made of a specialized paper provided by Andrew Honey, a conservator at the Bodleian Library in Fall 2018.
Naughty Dog Press
Social, Cultural, Political issues
5 x 3.5" inches, 12.7 x 8.89 cm
Hand-sewn booklets/Pamphlet bound
Ink, Bugra paper, Thread (hand sewing)
Printed from polymer plates made from rubber-stamped texts on a Vandercook SP15.
Martin, Emily, "Cross Words" (2019). Rollins College Book Arts Collection. 2.
This work was featured in the Olin Library as a part of the exhibition “Common Ground: Selected Works from The Rollins Book Arts Collection” from September 18, 2021 – December 31, 2021.