HALDERMAN, Joe. Forever Peace. To Stop War. Poem by Joe Haldeman. Etchings by Judith Clute. Upper Monclair. Temporary Culture. 2008.
8vo., original paper wrappers. A fine copy.
"This edition printed for distribution to members of the US Senate and House of Representatives and worldwide to promote peace"
Joe Haldeman is author of the science fiction classic The Forever War (1975) recently optioned by Ridley Scott to be brought to film. The poem was originally published as Endangered Species in Vanishing Acts, edited by Ellen Datlow (St. Martin's Press, 1999), and was also used as the epigram to his novel Forever Free (Ace, 1999).
Judith Clute is a Canadian artist resident in London. Her work is held in collections throughout north America and Europe, and was recently exhibited at Galleria Becker, Jyvaskyla, Finland, and in the Artichoke Printmaking show at Clifford Chance, London.