Wednesday, May 12, 2010

May 16: Aaaaaaaaaaalice in Chicago

"Alice and anime, Asia and uncertainty, we do so want our sounds to make sense, our textual travels to have a guide, even if that guide is the white rabbit that will hide. Aaaaaaaaaaalice is the sound and sight of the disappearing rabbit, the one with a hat, the one who pops up with regular unpredictability whenever we go somewhere not here, and while words will swivel around us like our very own heads, making the unfamiliar familiar and the familiar unfamiliar, making no sense but nonsense and non-sense sense, like in this very text, what’s moreover curious, as Karmin rightly notes, is that 'yesterday a man was walking.' "

Flim Forum Press presents
Aaaaaaaaaaalice by Jennifer Karmin

CHICAGO RELEASE PARTY
Sunday, May 16th from 6-8pm
at Cole's Bar, 2338 N. Milwaukee Ave
free / 21 & over

Jennifer Karmin in a live improvisation with guest perfomers:
Joel Craig, Kathleen Duffy, Krista Franklin, Chris Glomski,
Laura Goldstein, Lisa Janssen & John Keene

Aaaaaaaaaaalice
112 pages, 7x9
travelogue in 11 cantos
scored for polyvocal improvisation

To buy online, read some early reviews

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