1. Tomorrow is Feast For Words: A Literary Potluck at SOMArts! Every first Tuesday of every month, writerly and foodie folks come together to eat, write and share. Each potluck is based around themes inspired by the current exhibition at SOMArts. This month’s literary guests are Bill Berkson and Micah Ballard. The culinary guest is Yasmin Golan, of Calico Pie Edibles and Delights....
1. Word of the Week-Collaboration (or montage or collage). This weeks picks are inspired by collaboration, be it a practice in creation, community, poetry, art or voyeurism. A question arises: How does collaboration operate through language and the perpetuation of discourse and how, through art, does it transform meaning? Is art always collaborative? Ok…a few questions arose, just a ...
I heart blogging. In fact, I have my own blog (PLUG) full of silly photos and no words whatsoever, really. It’s an outlet, it’s silly, it’s fun. That’s what art is, right? So it’s a pleasure to do this weeks update for the Place For Writers. Tomorrow night in Berkeley is the final night of the 2011 Kinetics Poetry Project, featuring friend and poet Jamaica...