Essay @ Another Gaze

So proud of this essay about Cecilia Mangini for Another Gaze’s project Another Screen. You can read it here and watch some of Mangini’s incredible films for free for the rest of this week! Special thanks to editor Daniella Shreir for her excellent guidance and eye for writing about cinema.

Nuovo Forno del Pane Logbook

Although our residency may now be over, we do have this beautiful logbook full of writing, photos, and other daily materials from our time living in the museum. Caterina Molteni wrote a lovely little essay about my work; there’s my essay first published in NERO editions about the studio space; and, there is an excerpt of Lisa Robertson’s The Baudelaire Fractal in Italian for the first time. You can even buy it online right here!

New Essay in Prairie Schooner

So honored to have my essay “Every Illness Recalls Another” in the Winter 2020 issue of Praire Schooner, one of this big classic American magazines. Thank you to editor Mahtem Shiferraw for seeking me out to write about Italy during the pandemic.

Poets in the Museum @MAMbo

Check out @MAMbo’s Instagram to see videos of me, Federica Scaringello, Eleonora Luccarini, Vito Bonito, Domenico Brancale, and Marilena Renda reading original work relating to works of art in the museum collection!

A project curated by me and Caterina Molteni in anticipation of #dearyou ❤

We had live readings for a series of Friday afternoons during that brief period when museums we opened again. Museum goers and poets shared words and excitement about poetry!

Interview about Translating Carla Lonzi’s Autoritratto over at Juxta Press Online

I can’t even begin to express what a joy it was to talk with Teresa Kittler about Carla Lonzi and Autoritratto for this interview. We gushed, we speculated, we worshiped. And then we had a drink…because that was still possible…Read it here ❤ ps. Thank you to Octavia Stocker for her excellent editing.

An Essay About Wayne Koestenbaum in Flash Art Italia

So excited to be a part of Manuela Pacella’s project dedicated to bringing new art writing and autotheory to Italian readers! Hopefully there will be much more of this to come. Thanks also to Wayne himself, who sent us special art work for the piece. Read my piece here. xa

New Essay in RUTH a new Magazine from NERO

So honored to be in this experimental magazine spearheaded by Manuela Pacella. A new pocket of NERO editions. My essay on translation as continual failure! Alla Nietzsche and alla Avital.

Interview with NEU Radio

Check out my interivew (in Italian) with Neu Radio and Claudio Mussa from the Accademia di Belle Arti Bologna about the writer’s practice as artist’s pratice. It was so fun!

New Teaching Gig at Accademia di Belle Arti Bologna

Further attempts at merging poetry and art criticism, in English and Italian and beyond. Always with Carla Lonzi @ababo

Reading at Kunst Depot Vienna

There was that brief moment when we could have live readings in the late summer. I took a train and read with my dear friend Julia Hölzl in a gorgeous venue, Depot Kunst und Diskussion.