CAConrad and Eileen Myles!! SOLD OUT
22 March @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm£7
[This event is now sold out. However there are still places available for the events programme at Camden Arts Centre. Please refer to their website: https://www.camdenartscentre.org/whats-on/events]
We are extremely excited to be welcoming back Burley Fisher favourite CAConrad, alongside Eileen Myles for an evening of readings!
Other special guests might be added to the billing as we get closer to the event but we recommend you book early to avoid disappointment.
CAConrad is a 2019 Creative Capital Fellow, and the author of 9 books of poetry and essays. While Standing in Line for Death (Wave Books), received the 2018 Lambda Award. A recipient of a Pew Fellowship in the Arts, they also received The Believer Magazine Book Award and The Gil Ott Book Award. Their work has been translated into Spanish, Greek, Polish, Norwegian, Portuguese, Danish and German. They teach regularly at Columbia University in NYC, and Sandberg Art Institute in Amsterdam.
Eileen Myles is a poet, novelist, and art journalist. This winter Nov. 11-Jan 13 they are showing their photographs at Bridget Donahue Gallery, NYC. Their twenty-one books include evolution(poems), Afterglow (a dog memoir), I Must Be Living Twice/new and selected poems as well as re-issues of Chelsea Girls and Cool for You. They are a recipient of a Guggenheim fellowship, grants from the Foundation for Contemporary Art, Warhol/ Creative Capital and they received the Clark Prize for excellence in art writing. Eileen Myles is teaching at NYU this spring and at Naropa University next summer. They live in New York and Marfa, TX.
This reading is part of week-long programme of events by CAConrad and Eileen Myles, as part of the Collaborators Programme for Beatrice Gibson’s exhibition, Crone Music at Camden Arts Centre, 18 January – 31 March 2019. In collaboration with Bergen Kunsthall.