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Artist Books, Book Artists, and Stories from the Library of Congress with Mark Dimunation
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Chief of the the Library of Congress’ Rare Book and Special Collections Division, Mark Dimunation, shares his love of artist books, book artists, and storytelling.

Free, but registration required.



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Jun 5, 2022


Frank Buxton Auditorium



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About Mark Dimunation

Mark Dimunation was appointed Chief of the Rare Book and Special Collections Division at the Library of Congress in 1998. As Chief, Mr. Dimunation is responsible for the development and management of the Rare Book Collection, the largest collection of rare books in North America. He specializes in 18th and 19th century English and American printing and has considerable experience working with antiquarian materials as well as fine press and contemporary artists books. He is currently completing an extensive project to reconstruct Thomas Jefferson’s Library at the Library of Congress.