Iain Bleakley and Emily Evans planted the lyrical and visual seeds of ‘Rhubarb’ together in early 2020, which they have been tending to over the past 18 months. The poetry and illustration project explores the confusing, bittersweet nature of growth and family as something that is both nourishing and harmful, dysfunctional and tender. These poems and illustrations examine confusing experiences we navigated during at times when we aren’t fully aware of who we were are or what was happening, observing how we grown both because of these events and despite them.
Please note, this was a lovingly hand Risoprinted publication. Due to the nature of Risoprinting there may be some transfer of ink. Risoprinting uses environmentally friendly Soy Ink and the paper is recycled.
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