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Reading with Tyc & Vitale

September 19 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

St. Rocco’s Readings for the Dispossessed presents an evening with Cat Tyc and Anna Vitale.
(erica kaufman, also originally scheduled, can not attend.)
THIS IS AN OUTDOOR EVENT.
At People’s Park / Gabi’s Garden – corner of Grand St. and Wilbur Street
We will have amplification.
Everyone must wear a mask and practice social distancing.
We will not provide refreshments at this event. Please bring your own.
There will be a few chairs, but if you can bring your own chair that’s great and helps everyone with social distancing.
This is a free event. Donations are welcome.
[PS: This is also John Giorno Poetry Day, and Lex will surely add some sort of recognition of the day.]
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Cat Tyc is a writer/artist whose work exists on the precipice of poetic mediology. She has three chapbooks, An Architectural Seance {dancing girl press & studio}, CONSUMES ME from Belladonna* Collaborative, and I AM BECAUSE MY LITTLE DOG KNOWS ME Blush Lit). Her video work has screened in NY and internationally at spaces that include the Microscope Gallery, Anthology Film Archives, CUNY Graduate Center, Brooklyn Museum, Hauser & Wirth, and Kassel Fest. She has directed music videos that have been added to the rotation on LOGO’s NewNowNext and MTVu. She co-curates Poet Transmit which engages in the connections between poetry, transmission, and performance to explore textual practice and modes of transmission and how poetry exists in expanded fields of time. Events have been held at St. Mark’s Poetry Project, Knockdown Center and MOMA Ps1. Cat Tyc is co-director at The Home School in Hudson, NY.
Anna Vitale is a poet, a writer, and the host of the freeform radio program the Tenderness Junction on WGXC 90.7-FM, Greene and Columbia County community radio (previously on WFMU). She is interested in improvisation and psychoanalysis. Born and raised in Detroit, Michigan, she is the author of Detroit Detroit (Roof Books), the pamphlet Our Rimbaud Mask (Ugly Duckling Presse), and other works including Different Worlds (Troll Thread) and Unknown Pleasures (Perfect Lovers). Recent writing has appeared in Full Stop, Ear/Wave/Event, and Counter. You can find a conversation between Anna and Judah Rubin at A Perfect Vacuum. She lives in the Hudson Valley.

Details

Date:
September 19
Time:
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/3089373537783821/

Organizer

St. Rocco’s

Venue

Gabi’s Garden
93 Grand St.
Albany, NY 12202 United States
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