Sophia Le Fraga, Poetry Reading

24 august, at 7 pm (cocktail from 6:30 pm)

Evening of performances proposed in the frame of “From Concrete to Liquid to Spoken Worlds to the Word”

From Concrete to Liquid to Spoken Worlds to the Word explores the emancipation of language through historical and contemporary positions, from the earliest typographic and sound works of concrete poets to poetic experiments in the digital era. This diverse exhibition is accompanied by a series of readings, performances and screenings that reveal the porosity between art and poetry.

With interventions by:
Fia Backström
Sophia Le Fraga
Steve Roggenbuck

 

Sophia Le Fraga

Poetry Reading

Sophia Le Fraga is a poet and artist. She is the author of many poetry books, is the poetry editor of Imperial Matters and a member of Collective Task. She’s recently presented her work at MoMA PS1, New York and at Performa 15, among others.

 

Steve Roggenbuck

Born in 1987, Steve Roggenbuck is an American poet, blogger, and YouTuber. A key figure in Alt Lit (alternative literature), his work is noted for its utilization of internet self-publishing, creative misspelling, and themes of carpe diem and appreciation of the natural world. He is the founder of boost house, a poetry publisher.

 

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FROM CONCRETE TO LIQUID TO SPOKEN WORLDS TO THE WORD

Opening: May 30th, 2017, 18-21h

Exhibition: 31.05 — 27.08.17

 

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