Literature Program
 


Sunday, December 7, 1980

FICTION DICTION: CAROL EMSHWILLER and GEORGE HOWELL

Presented at:
Hallwalls

Reading by Carol Emshwiller (author of JOY IN OUR CAUSE) reads new work; George Howell will give a combined reading and performance  [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.]


Some publications related to this event:
December, 1980. - 1980

 
 
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IN THE GALLERY
from Nov. 10, 2017
through Dec. 22, 2017
 

Laylah Ali
Paintings and Drawings


Laylah Ali's work explores power dynamics and interpersonal conflict through compositions that position culturally, racially and sexually ambiguous figures in precarious, loaded, and unexpectedly humorous situations. Ali uses concise—even minimal—imagery that is specific in rendering and intent. While there are narratives in Ali's work, they are stories whose open spaces often give them the atmosphere of fables.