An event, the first of two, to celebrate the launch of Headlight’s Issue 24 with selected readings from the anthology’s contributors.
Launch, Performances | Ari Mazur, Benjamin Bush Anderson, Concordia University, Emily Zuberec, Headlight Anthology, Jade Palmer, Julie Triganne, launch, Librarie De Stiil Bookstore, Misha Solomon, Montreal, poetry, Reading, Sophia Cirignano, Susi Lovell, Tina Wayland
The Accent reading series will host the launch of SpokenWeb Concordia team member Salena Wiener’s new chapbook bodies like gardens.
Launch | Chapbook, launch, Montreal, poetry, Salena Wiener
We’re thrilled to announce that the next Words & Music Show will feature the book and album launch for Dark Sky Preserves, a collaboration between Ian Ferrier, Louise Campbell and Sarah Beth Goncarova.
Launch, Performances | Dina Cindric, Elizabeth Lima, Ian Ferrier, Jason Camlot, Jason Selman, John Stuart, launch, Louise Campbell, Montreal, Quebec Writers Federation, Rachel McCrum, Sarah Beth Goncarova, SpokenWeb, The Words and Music Show
Curated by Felicity Tayler, the exhibition Desire Lines. Displaced Narratives of Place highlights these lines, bounded by metadata describing three magazines published in Toronto between 1978 and 1987 : Fireweed, Border/Lines, and Fuse (formerly known as Centerfold), as well as their network of artists and writers who have mobilized around them.
Launch | Artexte, Desire Lines, exhibition, Felicity Tayler, launch, Magazines, Metadata, Montreal, SpokenWeb, Toronto
In this episode, artist and researcher Michelle Wilson mines these archives to create alternative stories of the bison’s path to conservation. These audio essays reveal how ideologies around capitalism, human exceptionalism, and white supremacy have influenced settler relations to the more-than-human world.
Launch | Bison, Conservation, Forced Migration, launch, Listening Party, Michelle Wilson, Podcast, Season 3, SpokenWeb
In this episode, SpokenWeb contributor Julia Polyck-O’Neill shares an archived recording of Canadian poet Lisa Robertson with us and talks us through two interviews she recorded with Robertson. Polyck-O’Neill invites us to consider the significance of Robertson’s intimate archival collections in light of the relationships between archives, memory, affect, and mortality.
Launch, Talk | Feminist Archive, launch, Lisa Robertson, Listening Party, Season 3, SpokenWeb, The SpokenWeb Podcast
We welcome Season 3 of The SpokenWeb Podcast by reintroducing and replaying an episode for you that exemplifies what our podcast is all about.
Presentations, Talk | Elizabeth Smart, Hannah McGregor, launch, Listening Party, Myra Bloom, Podcast, Season3, SpokenWeb, The SpokenWeb Podcast
The SpokenWeb partnership is delighted to announce that the online exhibition AURAL ALTERITIES by SpokenWeb 2020-2021 Curator-in-Residence jamilah malika abu-bakare can now be viewed online at auralalterities.com.
Announcements, Launch | aural alterities, curator-in-residence, CURRENT, jamilah malika, launch, news release, QTBIPOC, sound art, SpokenWeb