Literature Program

Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 8:00 p.m.

Just Buffalo Literary Center & Hallwalls present

Alexandra Fuller


Kleinhans Music Hall

Alexandra Fuller has written four books of non-fiction, many magazine and newspaper articles, and numerous book reviews. Her work has been named a New York Times Notable Book (Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood in 2002) and a Toronto Globe & Mail Best Non-Fiction Book (The Legend of Colton H Bryant in 2008), and she won the Ulysses Prize for Art of Reportage for 2004′s Scribbling the Cat: Travels with an African Soldier. Fuller's latest book, Cocktail Hour Under the Tree of Forgetfulness, is the BABEL selection in anticipation of her appearance in the series. See the Just Buffalo page for ticket information.

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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 ...