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Book Arts: Printed Word Still Cool at the U

Who says print is dead? Marnie Powers-Torrey, managing director of the Book Arts Program at the University of Utah, recently completed piles of paperwork in the long process of getting approval for a Certificate in Book Arts, the only one of its kind in the Intermountain West. The certificate allows undergraduates, graduate students and even returning post-graduates to receivea designation in Book Arts. In December, the Board of Regents will also consider a proposal for a minor in Book Arts. 

Artists’ books by Shawn Soward, Meredith Jones, and Jennie Amador, students of the Spring Semester 2011 Artists' Books class.

Read the rest of the story in the October 12 edition of Salt Lake’s City Weekly.