Literature Program
 


Sunday, December 2, 1979

FICTION DICTION: JOE FRANCAVILLA, PENELOPE PRENTICE

Presented at:
Hallwalls

Reading by Joseph Francavilla reads DELETIONS and other work; readings by Penelope Prentice from SATURDAY MORNING BRUNCH. [NOTE: Joe Francavilla's "Deletions" was published in "New Dimensions 10", edited by Robert Silverberg, published by Harper & Row, 1980. ALSO: Penelope Prentice is the author of "Saturday Mornings and Sunday Brunch: A Serious Comedy in Two Acts" so the title might have been a working title for the play, which was published in 1980] [NOTE: Audio documentation of this event is in Hallwalls archive at the Poetry Collection, a special collection of the State University of New York at Buffalo Libraries.]


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December, 1979 - 1979

 
 
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David Schirm
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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 ...