Six Stellar Poets reading Marcel Broodthaers at MoMA

Events

April 4th, 2016

 

Featuring Jen Bervin, Craig Dworkin, Tonya Foster, Christian Hawkey, Tan Lin & Mónica de la Torre

 

Monday, May 9 at 7 p.m. in the Broodthaers exhibition gallery

 

Curated by Elizabeth Zuba, translator of Marcel Broodthaers: My Ogre Book, Shadow Theater, Midnight, this program celebrates Broodthaers’s lifelong relationship with the written word. Poets Jen Bervin, Craig Dworkin, Tonya Foster, Christian Hawkey, Tan Lin, and Mónica de la Torre read poetry by Marcel Broodthaers, along with a selection of their own work in response. Presented in conjunction with Marcel Broodthaers: A Retrospective, this special poetry reading will be introduced by Christophe Cherix, MoMA’s Robert Lehman Foundation Chief Curator of Drawings and Prints and co-curator of the exhibition.

Tickets for this program will be available beginning April 9, 2016. Tickets ($5-$15) can be purchased directly from MoMA.

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