poetics, time, body disruption and marginally queer solutions

Wednesday, October 06, 2004

A Festival of Poetry and other Curiosities

Thursday October 21 – Saturday October 23
The LAB, San Francisco and UC Berkeley

THURSDAY, October 21

8 p.m. at the LAB, $7 - $15 sliding scale

Charles Amirkhanian (duet with prerecorded tape)
Laynie Browne (poetry)
Ray Chung and Alex Artaud (dance)
Covert Action (Abigail Child) (film)
Roxi Hamilton (poetry/music)
David Meltzer (poetry)
Linda Norton (poetry)
Radio Adios (Henry Hills) (film)
Waterworx (Rick Hancox) (film)

FRIDAY, October 22

Friday 1 p.m. - 3 p.m, UC Berkeley,
Wheeler Hall, 3rd Floor, Maude Fife Room, #315, Free
Translation Symposium

Laynie Browne
KJ Holmes and Ray Chung
Claudia Rankine
Elizabeth Robinson
Jerome Rothenberg
Juliana Spahr

Friday 8 p.m. at the LAB, $7- $15 sliding scale

Tony Coulter (sound poetry/electroacoustic DJing)
Gently Down the Stream (Su Friedrich) (film) The Making of the Americans
(Roberta Friedman & Graheme Weinbren) (film)
Hoa Nguyen (poetry)
Randee Paufve and Beth Murray (dance/poetry)
Photoheliograph (Jim Flannery) (film)
Claudia Rankine (poetry)
Dale Smith (poetry)

SATURDAY, October 23

10 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the LAB, $15 Dance Improvisation Workshop with KJ Holmes,
"Dance as a Second Language" Saturday, October 23 2 p.m.- 4 p.m. at the LAB

All other Saturday events $7-$15 sliding scale; only one ticket necessary all
day, so come early!

Saturday 2 p.m.-4 p.m. at the LAB

David Buuck (poetry)
KJ Holmes (dance)
Kevin Killian (poetry)
M. Mara-Ann (poetry/music)
Schlafbau (Helen Mirra) (film)
Sometimes My Feet Go Numb (Lourdes Portillo& Wayne Corbitt) (film)
Juliana Spahr (poetry)
Videograms (Gary Hill) (film)

Saturday 4:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. at the LAB

Ray Chung with Alex Artaud (dance)
Colors in the Mechanism of Concealment (Anne Waldman & Ed Bowes) (film)
Jean Day (poetry)
Stacy Doris (poetry)
kari edwards (poetry)
The Floating Series (Konrad Steiner & Leslie Scalapino) (film)
Junk Box Warrior (Preeti AK Mistry & Marcus Rene Van) (film)
Elizabeth Robinson (poetry)
Edwin Torres (poetry)

Saturday 8 p.m at the LAB (with reception following)

Brenda Coultas (poetry)
KJ Holmes & Edwin Torres (dance/poetry)
Poetic Justice (Hollis Frampton) (film)
Jerome Rothenberg (poetry)
Shelley Senter with Isabelle Cristo (dance)
Heriberto Yepez (poetry)

2948 Sixteenth Street San Francisco, CA 94103
(The Mission - 16th St. BART)
(415) 864-8855

UC Berkeley
Wheeler Hall, 3rd Floor
The Maude Fife Room, #315

For further info on the participants see the LAB’s website at

This event is supported by the generosity of The Doreen B. Townsend Center for the Humanities, The UC Berkeley Comparative Literature Department, UC Berkeley's Consortium for the Arts, and Poets and Writers, Inc through a grant
it has received from the James Irvine Foundation.8 p.m. at the LAB


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