Literature Program

Sunday, April 17, 1988

Co-sponsored/co-presented by:
Hallwalls, Just Buffalo, the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, the Buffalo and Erie County Public Library, University of Buffalo's the Poetry and Rare Books Room and the Grey Chair of Poetry and Buffalo State College's Letters and the Faculty of Arts and Humanities


Presented at:
Albright-Knox Art Gallery

Author and activist Grace Paley reads, one of two required readings she will do in Buffalo as State Author, winner of the Edith Wharton Citation of Merit for Fiction Writers presented by the New York State Writers Institute.

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April, 1988 - 1988

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David Schirm
All The Glad Variety

Though distilled into broad symbolic forms or abstract landscapes, David Schirm's work often springs from his own experiences during the Vietnam War and paintings may allude to the scenes of horrific and senseless battles, the strafing of weapons across a landscape, "whose laser-like blazes of fired bullets gave a distinctive hum of un-worldliness to the darkness." Though his depictions of landscape forms even touch upon the pastoral in their depiction and use of color, Schirm's original point o ...