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RUNAWAY PARADE ISSUE TWELVE, NOVEMBER 1, 2011

witness \wit'nis\ 1. a. One who can give a firsthand account of something seen, heard, or experienced b. One who furnishes evidence. 2. Something that serves as evidence; a sign. 3. One who publicly affirms religious faith.


Voices of Zuccotti Park

SAM BRYANT GWEN RUELLE
Video: A collection of brief interviews from Occupy Wall Street, New York, New York.

In Context
Part 2

ANNI ZHU
Nonfiction: Most nights were spent in sterile, linoleum-lined dorm rooms off of Union Square.


Witness
AMY STIEGLER
Digital Photograph

Two Feet No Seat
LISA CHODORKOFF
Fiction: I still haven’t eaten starfish on a stick; the way their star-tipped fingers and elbows shrivel around the wooden spear leaves my mouth with an anticipatory dry guilt.

Autumn Conversation
ERIN LYNN
Poem: When you raised your glass to the highline
I watched the beauty you’d borrowed from
your lover’s eyes drain right from your face
and you painted it instead with grime of this city.

Frenzy (after Hitchcock)
ZACH GOLD
Interactive Video


Carpet
INAS AL-SOQI
Collage Book and Magazine Cuttings
11.4 x 9 inches

Simple Truths
PATRICK METZGER
Song: 'Cause someday you will look back on all of the things you've been And won't you want to say, "I was a peaceful kid back then.

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Country Funeral
MARSHALL PRATT
Black and White Photograph
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