Janice Lee / The Ghosts of I’ll Drown My Book

I’ll Drown My Book: Conceptual Writing By Women
Eds. Caroline Bergvall, Laynie Browne, and Vanessa Place
Forthcoming: Les Figues Press, 2011

To work mine end upon their senses that
This airy charm is for, I’ll break my staff,
Bury it certain fathoms in the earth,
And deeper than did ever plummet sound
I’ll drown my book.
—Shakespeare, The Tempest, Act V,
Scene I