Literature Program
 


Monday, May 23, 1983

FICTION DICTION

Presented at:
Allentown Community Center

Alice Walker reads selections from THE COLOR PURPLE and other recent works.  [NOTE: Audio Cassette documentation of this event exists in the 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:
May, 1983 - 1983

 
 
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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 ...