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She Had Her Own Reason for Participating

The police investigators kept boxes of index cards on individuals and groups.   Card after card, typed, sometimes marked with a pen. The police investigators kept boxes of index cards on individuals and groups. Card after card, typed, sometimes marked with a pen. This indexing informs “She Had Her Own Reason for Participating,” a poem sledghammered into copper index cards that comprise a drawer in a plinth Garrick built, currently in the Antena Exhibition at the Blaffer Art Gallery in Houston, Texas.

Here is how the cards looked after they were discovered:

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