Paper Clip is a weekly compilation of online articles, artifacts and other—old, new, and sometimes BOMB-related.
1. Area Sneaks, a print and online publisher that plants itself at the intersection of language and visual art, released Conceptual Writing: The L.A. Brand.
2. Olympics adjacent item: Keith Gessen wrote about his arrest in Sochi in 2009.
3. Video game designer and theorist Pippin Barr created a new game for his time-based online gaming series Durations. It is called One Month Maze.
4. "come / come and do drugs". . . A poem by Iranian poet Arash Allahverdi called "Shitkilling" appared in the Asymptote journal.
5. “We are no longer Nadia and Masha. They are no longer Pussy Riot.” A letter from anonymous members of Russian band Pussy Riot, in which they announce a split from former members Maria Alyokhina and Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, was published in full at Creative Time Reports.