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The Afterlife is a Hangover

$30.00 / On Sale

The Afterlife is a Hangover is the intensely personal account of the loss of a Pittsburgh record store owner and beloved musician, Karl Hendricks. Told through the first half with poems by Jason Baldinger and followed by stunning and visceral artwork by Karl's daughter, this collection is a deeply personal and moving piece of art. This multimedia book contains high quality reproductions of Hendrick's work and is absolutely a keepsake edition for your collection.

As the authors say, FUCK CANCER.

author bio:
Jason Baldinger is a poet from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. A former Writer in Residence at Osage Arts Community, he is co-founder and co-director of The Bridge Series. He has multiple books available including The Better Angels of our Nature (Kung Fu Treachery) and Everyone’s Alone Tonight with James Benger (Kung Fu Treachery Press) as well as the chapbook Blind Into Leaving (Analog Submission Press). His work has been published widely in print journals and online. You can listen to him read his work on Bandcamp and on lps by the bands Theremonster, and The Gotobeds.

artist bio:
Nell Hendricks is a multimedia artist born and living in Pittsburgh, PA. She works primarily in a knit medium, making 3-dimensional conceptual sculptures dealing with the subjects of trauma, grief, and mental illness. After attending Tyler School of Art studying printmaking for a few semesters, she dropped out following her dad’s passing to pursue her own work. This is her first published work.