A depiction of the influential Borges short story, which has been reimagined in various mediums over the years, but this time using Bitsy by Adam Le Doux. In this version, the original text is broken down into its constituent vocabulary, and then arrayed across the identical volumes of the library – a simple routine generating new sentence fragments (of a kind) every time.

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Everything: the minutely detailed history of the future, the archangels’ autobiographies, the faithful catalogues of the Library, thousands and thousands of false catalogues, the demonstration of the fallacy of those catalogues, the demonstration of the fallacy of the true catalogue, the Gnostic gospel of Basilides, the commentary on that gospel, the commentary on the commentary on that gospel, the true story of your death, the translation of every book in all languages, the interpolations of every book in all books.

The Library of Babel