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Berlin, 6–12 September 2016
Tuesday, September 6

Donna Stonecipher
Florian Werner

Wednesday, September 7

Ulf Stolterfoht

Belladonna of Sadness, dir. Eiichi Yamamoto (Babylon Mitte)

Thursday, September 8

Berlin Biennale 9 (Kunstwerk, Akademie der Künste, ESMT)

High-Rise, dir. Ben Wheatley (Central Mitte)

Friday, September 9

Suzanne Reumschüssel, Industriesalon, Oberschöneweide

Kai Mailander @ Martin Mertens

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Association for the Study
of the Arts of the Present (ASAP)
University of Tartu, Estonia
2–6 September 2016

Johannes Göransson
Carla Harryman
Myka Tucker-Abramson
Joel Tyler Nickels
Joseph Jeon
Jonathan Eburne
Brian McHale
Jaak Tomberg
Märten Rattasepp
Agnes Neier
… More

920x920

Bill Berkson Memorial
San Francisco Art Institute
24 July 2016

Moses Berkson
Nathaniel Dorsky
Duncan McNaughton
Mac McGinnes
Clark Coolidge
Norma Cole
Doug Hall
Joanne Kyger
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          Bavarian-American Academy
          Summer Academy
          Florida International University
          Miami Beach, 5–11 June 2016

Martha Schoolman
Heike Paul
Meike Zwingenberger
Margarethe Schweiger-Wilhelm
John Landreville
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          Berlin (23–30 May 2016)

Scott DeGregoris
Donna Stonecipher
Manfred Uhlitz
Shane Anderson
Ulf Stolterfoht
Christian Hawkey
Uljana Wolf
Florian Werner
Josepha Conrad
Dorothee Haffner
Susanne Reumschüssel

          Paris (30 May–1 June 2016)

Linda Watten
Hélène Aji

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American Comparative
Literature Association

Harvard University
17–20 March 2016
(after On Kawara)

Johannes Göransson
Jonathan Stalling
Brian Reed
Anastasiya Lyubas
Liansu Meng
Anthony Abiragi
Anna Horakova
Hongjian Wang
Omaar Hena
Michal Wenderski
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The Louisville Conference
on Literature and Culture since 1900
University of Louisville
18–20 February 2016
(after On Kawara)

Alan Golding
Aaron Jaffe
Rodrigo Toscano
Lisa Gitelman
Mat Johnson
Johanna Drucker
Lauri Ramey
C.S. Giscombe
Aldon Nielsen
Tyrone Williams
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Event 56: Poets Theater

From Amiri Baraka, Home on the Range

From Amiri Baraka, Home on the Range

Festival of Poets Theater
Sector 2337, Chicago
2–5 December 2015
(After On Kawara)

Heidi Bean
Patrick Durgin
Carla Harryman
Devin King
John Beer
Daniel Borzutzky
John Tipton
Jennifer Karmin
Jennifer Rupert
Chris Glomski
Peter O’Leary
Laura Goldstein
Dan Godston
Analeah Rosen … More

Barrett Watten, “The Poet/Critic:
Transvaluations of Value after Modernism”
MSA, 20 November 2015

I continue my discussion of the poetics of value in modernism (Wallace Stevens and William Carlos Williams) in taking up political economy and poetics as twin forms of historically specific making, twin discourses of the determination of value. For poetics as value making, let me advance that the thirty-six individual essays in our recent Guide to Poetics Journal, along with the editorial and publication work involved in soliciting, editing, rethinking, and repurposing their content, counts as such. Each essay in our Guide—for example, Ron Silliman on “the parsimony principle,” George Lakoff on avant-garde framing, Susan Howe on Emily Dickinson, Lyn Hejinian on “the rejection of closure,” in the volume’s first section—demonstrates how poetry is a value-making activity, in giving value to it. … More