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Syd draws to share uncanny feelings and because it feels good. They also like bookbinding but don't have the space for that. For love of coffee and money they work as a barista. 

Syd is an MA student in the Columbia Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures. They have a BA in Linguistics & are generally interested in everything text (typefaces, books as objects [or not], transcription systems, politics of literacy, performing gender in sexting, etc). They are also an alum of The School For Poetic Computation

Capable in various mediums and enthusiastic to be bad at new ones, contact them at sydbarneslow@gmail.com with questions! commissions! collabs!