Carter, Kevin (ed.); Kustera, Anna (ass. ed.). Symbol Magazine. Issue V. New York: 2 Positive Force 1, 1988. 40 pp. 4to. #39 of 100. Bottom corner bent but not creased. Near fine. Paperback.
Repurposed trade magazine as artists' book. Includes taped-in original photocopies, photographs, original text and reproductions, xerox, silk screen and mixed media.
Production team for this zine includes poet Kenneth Goldsmith; director of the Fisher Landau Center for Art, Nicholas Arbatsky; Pictures Generation artists Gretchen Bender and Cindy Sherman; artists Robert Longo and Nancy Dwyer; and others. Includes original mini-zine "Teasing the Edge of Raw Disorder" by photographer Laure Leber with text by Bob Dombrowski. Photocopy of a Michael Minelli poem. Editor Kevin Carter later became a member of the Bang Bang Club.