the project that started one pot. the back room.
the anthology is beautiful and shows just what a table can create - writings by gore vidal, matthew stadler, walid raad, lawrence wechsler, stephanie snyder... the list goes on...
read the intro here - it might be the best introduction to the over-hyped rise of ripe (in portland) and its scandalous explosion.
the back room:
(Clear Cut Press: Portland, Ore.)
This book collects documents of the ongoing conversations of the back room. Some were commissioned by and for the back room, others emerged from conversations started there, and a few merely bear a family resemblance. The collection is meant to inspire and inform copycat efforts in other cities.