Collection ASM0374 - Books Are Nice collection

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ASM0374

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Books Are Nice collection

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  • 2013-2014 (Creation)
  • 2013-2014 (Creation)

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2.5 Linear Feet

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Books Are Nice is a publishing and graphic design house based in Miami, Florida. Founded in 2011 by Augusto Mendoza, the organization has published a number of books and zines, and has taken part in numerous literary events in South Florida.

Books Are Nice is a publishing and graphic design house based in Miami, Florida. Founded in 2011 by Augusto Mendoza, the organization has published a number of books and zines, and has taken part in numerous literary events in South Florida.

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This collection documents Book Are Nice, and the organization's involvement in the literary culture of Miami. The collection currently includes materials from two editions of Pages & Spreads, a series of pop-up reading room events that Books Are Nice has helped organize.

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This collection is open for research.

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  • English

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Gift of Augusto Mendoza, 2014.

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Good, F. B., Mendoza, A., Garcia, V., Núñez, V. R., & David Castillo Gallery,. (2013). Not on Allen Street. Miami, FL : Creative Creative.

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