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It’s impossible to separate a book from its content. But if this book is placed in a different context and interacts with other elements in space, it begins to expand its definition and brings it into relation with the site. I’m interested in the way classic literature — as a popular cultural reference — can interact with everyday elements, such as buildings and urban space.

Jorge Méndez Blake in conversation with Jimena Acosta, August 5th, 2009.

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