Literature Program
 


Sunday, November 22, 1981

Co-sponsored/co-presented by:
Poets and Writers, Inc.

FICTION DICTION: GERALDINE WILSON

Presented at:
Hallwalls

Reading by Carlene Polite and Geraldine Wilson. [NOTE: Geraldine Wilson actually read solo after Carlene Hatcher Polite had to cancel her appearance at the last minute. Polite, a University at Buffalo Professor and experimental novelist of the 1960s and '70s, whose work focused on the uneasy confluence of racism and sexism in the lives of black people, died on December 7, 2009 in Cheektowaga, NY. She was 77 and lived in Amherst, NY.]


Some publications related to this event:
Fiction Diction: A Reading Series - 1981 / 82 Season - 1982
November, 1981 - 1981

 
 
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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 ...