This book was produced on the occasion of the major group exhibition curated by Glenn Ligon, Encounters and Collisions.

It features forty-five artists who he refers to in his art and in his writings, or who have been of significance to him more generally, including Willem de Kooning, Andy Warhol, Adrian Piper, David Hammons, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Lorna Simpson, Steve McQueen and Zoe Leonard.

With texts by Glenn Ligon, Francesco Manacorda, Alex Farquharson and Gregg Bordowitz.