Word portraits

The artist John Sokol creates portraits of literature with words from famous works.

James Joyce as “Ulysses”

Ezra Pound as “The Cantos”

Barack Obama as “A More Perfect Union”

Charles Darwin as “The Voyage of the Beagle”

Dante as “The Inferno”

Elizabeth Hardwick as “Sleepless Nights”

James Tate as “Riven Doggeries”

R. K. Narayan as “The Vendor of Sweets”