Literature Program
 


Saturday, October 22, 1988

Co-sponsored/co-presented by:
Hallwalls, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the New York State Council on the Arts Literature Program

TO ALL THE GIRLS WE'VE LOVED BEFORE: A THEATRICAL VALENTINE

Presented at:
Hallwalls

TO ALL THE GIRLS WE'VE LOVED BEFORE: A THEATRICAL VALENTINE is an official presentation, guest curated by Hallwalls' Writer-in-Residence Holly Hughes, for the FIRST INTERNATIONAL WOMEN PLAYWRIGHTS CONFERENCE. Featuring Women Playwrights Conference registrants who are associated with the WOW Café theater collective: Dominique Dibbell, Donna Evans, Lynn Hayes, Holly Hughes, Lisa Kron, Lipowitz & Fry, Mary Paterno, Marty Pottenger. Mary Paterno presents a video work in progress, ALICE AND LISA; an excerpt from THE WELL OF HORNINESS (Lisa Kron and Sharon Jane Smith), will be performed, introducing Marty Pottenger and several surprise guests. The program "a big, heaping portion of girl-culture, served in their own juices, featuring many hot dishes..." is a sneak peek at the Ways In Being Gay festival, held over three weeks in November 1988, featuring artwork in all media by and about lesbians and gay men.


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September and October, 1988 - 1988

 
 
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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 ...