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John Sokol's "Word Portraits": Portraits of Authors In Their Own Words

First Posted: 04/18/11 03:38 PM ET Updated: 06/18/11 06:12 AM ET

Portraits Of Authors


People say that the lines in your face are representative of the life you’ve led – as in, love your laugh lines because clearly you’ve had a good run of it – and maybe we’re starting to believe that’s true. This week, HTMLGiant pointed us towards our newest obsession – artist and author John Sokol’s “Word Portraits,” drawings of literary greats in which the lines of their faces are crafted from the very words of their own works.

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