Eva von Schweinitz, the lead artist of "The Space between the Letters," discusses how her deep dive into adult literacy inspired her most recent work. Incorporating interviews and devising techniques, this project is being developed in the Civilians R&D Group.
This week, we begin a series investigating Occupy Wall Street. In this, the first of three episodes, we feature the voices of people who have been involved with the movement from the onset. Here, actors Matt Stadelmann, Matt Dellapina, Alix Lambert, and Jordan Mahome embody actual Occupy demonstrators. Plus, Kelly McCreary performs Michael Friedman’s song “I Have Not Slept.”
The material in this podcast is based on interviews that Civilians’ artists conducted in and around Zuccotti Park in the fall of 2011. It was recorded on October 28, 2011, during a live performance at Joe’s Pub that was featured in the New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal and Faster Times.
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