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#tbt: Kazim Ali, “Bright Felon Deleted Scene 3″
This week’s selection for Throw Back Thursday is “Bright Felon Deleted Scene 3″ from Kazim Ali’s collection Sky Ward (2013). It contains its own “throwback,” a reference to Bright Felon, Ali’s 2009 book. Ali reinvents possibilities for the personal lyric and narrative in his writing. While in Bright Felon, he works through exile and criminality, Sky Ward…...
#WCW: Jill Sigman’s Performative Installations
The work of choreographer Jill Sigman exists at the intersection of dance, theater, and visual installation. Described as an artist of “prodigious imagination and intelligence” by The New York Times, Sigman transforms simple actions like walking on eggshells, sliding down the stairs, and eating hot pink roses into complex statements about self, society, and human…...