The Foundation’s first project is to produce a book expected to be released in 2019. Four respected authors are lined-up:
- Roger Hull: Essay on the history of Alden’s life, career, teaching, and his work. Approximately 20,000 words.
- Robert Ayers: The role of figuration in the work. Essay of approximately 5,000 words.
- Regina Hackett: The Burpee Garden era and related work. Essay of approximately 6,000 to 10,000 words.
- Rock Hushka: A foreword or appreciation for the book. Approximately 1,000-1,500 words.
The budget for the book is about $100,000. The Foundation is raising funds for it.
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