Issue 02 // current

The second issue's theme is gender, and includes work by contributing artist Cindy Jeffers, (mis)communications, and illustrations drawn from myth, alchemy, and early modern science.

Issue one documents two artists' collaboration during the pandemic: a commissioned work of machine learning poetry, queer algorithmic readings, and social media musings.

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Broadsheet poster, 30-lb newsprint // 22.75" x 28" (71cm x 58cm) // Printed by Linco Printing

Issue 02 // View of the cover

Issue 02 // Centerfold ;-)

Issue 02 // Work by artist Cindy Jeffers

Issue 01 // View of the cover

Issue 01 // Centerfold ;-)

Issue 01 // Machine learning poem Image for Image


811 is an experimental press dedicated to creative partnership across language, technology, and the human and non-human world, founded by Aya Natalia Karpińska (@technekai) and Meredith Noelle Finkelstein (@hackerm0m).

The name comes from the Dewey Decimal Classification for U.S. libraries, where call numbers 800–899 designate literature and rhetoric; 811 is the poetry section.

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