Although there is hope on the horizon for a return to pre-pandemic normalcy in terms of people gathering together, many arts organizations continue to transform their previously in-person events into virtual experiences. This issue of Afterimage, Volume 48, no. 2 (June 2021), begins with coverage of just such an event, the Printed Matter Virtual Art Book Fair (PMVABF). Andrea Kohashi takes us on a tour through “a synergistic environment” of presentations, panels, performances, a marketplace, and other reenvisioned and newly conceived programming incorporating the work and talents of more than four hundred artists and publishers from forty-three countries. In addition to the sheer number of participants and the broad accessibility of a free online event, Kohashi writes that a focus on greater equity at the PMVABF was demonstrated “both through the diversity of content and subject matter in...

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