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Borsec is a former communist resort town in the carpathian mountains – historically renowned for its natural mineral springs. there are some 100 sprawling villas, many in bad repair. with the fall of communism in 1989, the villas were released to their original owners. some have not been re-claimed, others are falling apart. Borsec has the effect of a ghost town.
BAD LUCK, HOT ROCKS: Conscience Letters and Photographs from the Petrified Forest
David Ulin on the Los Angeles Times Jacket Copy. Nicola Twilley on the New Yorker blog. Ryan Thompson ( departmentofnaturalhistory.com. Lives and works in Chicago, IL where he is an artist and Assistant Professor of Art and Design at Trinity Christian College. His current research examines various powers humans ascribe to the events and ephemera of the geologic. His essay The Dark Flight of Micrometeorites was published in. Making the Geologic Now. Punctum Books, 2013). Phil Orr ( philorr.org.