Books You Must Purchase (roughly in the order that you will need them)

The Shape of Content, Ben Shahn

The Smithsonian Book of Books, Michael Olmert—not available in the bookstore go to amazon , alibris

Writing on the Wall, Simon Morley

The Cutting Edge of Reading, Renee Hubert

Figuring the Word, Johanna Drucker

No Longer Innocent: Book Art in America 1960-1980, Betty Bright


Other texts will be recommended.