Please Join Spare Room in our temporary home at Milepost 5'S Denizen Gallery!
Sunday, May 127:30 p.m.Denizen GalleryMilepost 5
850 NE 81 Avenue
$5 suggested donation, no one turned away for lack of funds
longtime union organizer, writer on performance and experimental sound
composition, and former performing/installation artist out of Detroit, david wolach
is founding editor of Wheelhouse Magazine & Press. wolach's new
book, Hospitalogy, is just out from Tarpaulin Sky Press. wolach's first
full-length collection of poems is Occultations (Black Radish Books,
2011, 2012). Other books include the multi-media performance
transliteration Prefab Eulogies Volume 1: Nothings Houses (BlazeVox,
2010) and book alter(ed) (Ungovernable Press, 2009). Recent work appears
in the anthologies Troubling the Line: Trans and Genderqueer Poetry and
Poetics (Nightboat Books/EOGH, 2013, Peterson & Tolbert eds.) and
Beauty Is A Verb: The New Poetry of Disability (Cinco Puntos Press,
2012, Black, Northen, Bartlett eds.), as well as the journals Jacket,
Augfabe, P-Queue, Try Magazine, No Tell Motel, and Little Red Leaves.
wolach is professor of text arts, poetics, and cultural theory at The
Evergreen State College, co-curating the PRESS Text Arts & Radical
Politics Series there, and visiting faculty in Bard College's Language
& Thinking program. wolach is currently at work on a continued
collaboration with the composition and performance troupe Performance
Research Ensemble, and is writing a series of interlocking collaborative
essays investigating Detroit and "corporate ethics" before and after
Right to Work.
Valerie Wernet is
a poet/artist/maker from and in Portland, Oregon. She holds a BA in
Archival Poetics from The Evergreen State College, where she learned to
study via writing and write via study. An infrequently-updated
collection of her works can be found online.
Valerie is currently in the starts of XX, a collaborative working
with/in The Story of O (Reage, 1954) and Sexual Behavior in the Human
Female (Kinsey, 1953) with Aria Boutet. She will be enrolled in the M.F.A. in Writing program at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, come fall.