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Seventh Annual New Jersey International Book Arts Symposium

2001 New Jersey International Book Arts Symposium background 6

November 2, 2001

John Cotton Dana Library, Rutgers, Newark Campus Newark, New Jersey

Workshop: Finger Cutting, by Beatrice Coron

Artists' Presentations

  • Gerard Charrière
  • Rand Huebsch
  • Rocco Scary
  • Ilse Schreiber-Noll
  • Lynne Allen


  • Sister Sheila Flynn: "Women's Development Work in South Africa Impacted by AIDS"
  • Robert G. Sewell: "The First Printed Text In The World: Standing Tall But Isolated in 8th Century Japan: Hyakumanto Darani" (available as a PDF).
  • Lourdes Vazquez: "Babel's Library."
  • Nancy Norton Tomasko: "Papermaking in China"
  • Pam Scheineman: "Ricardo Anguia: 'Love at First Sight'"

Musical afterpiece

Composed by Dary-John Mizelle:

Rilke Elegy #1 (words by RainerMaria Rilke)

Performed by Soprano, Seung-Ah Lee, and French Horn player, Will deVos.

Original program page in Wayback Machine



  • Mindy Dubansky
  • Harry Glazer
  • Michael Joseph
  • Constance Higham Vidor
  • Marcia Sandmeyer Wilson

New Jersey Book Arts Committee

  • Lynne Allen
  • Judith K. Brodsky
  • William J. Dane
  • Michael Joseph
  • Lynn S. Mullins
  • Ralph Ocker
  • Constance Higham Vidor
  • Ann Watkins

Artist in Residence: Marcia Sandmeyer Wilson

Audio-Visual: Bill Majors

Local Arrangements: Isabel O'Donovan Keely

Workshop: Beatrice Coron

Website: Michael Joseph

Special thanks to John Ross and Clare Romano whose prints decorated the walls of the John Cotton Dana Room and helped to set the tone for the day's events.

Thanks as always to the artists whose selflessness, vision, creative energy enthusiasm and talent make the New Jersey Book Arts Symposium possible.