7:30 PM | Spike Art Quarterly
Open to the public
Saas-Fee Summer Institute of Art (SFSIA) is pleased to present the public lecture «How To Live in Another Body for an Hour: On the Page and On the Performance» by Quinn Latimer.
Quinn Latimer is a poet, critic, and editor from California whose work often explores feminist economies of writing, reading, and image production. Her books include Like a Woman: Essays, Readings, Poems (Sternberg Press, 2017); Stories, Myths, Ironies, and Other Songs: Conceived, Directed, Edited, and Produced by M. Auder, coedited with Adam Szymczyk (Sternberg Press, 2014); Sarah Lucas: Describe This Distance (Mousse Publishing, 2013); Film as a Form of Writing: Quinn Latimer Talks to Akram Zaatari (WIELS/Motto Books, 2013); and Rumored Animals (Dream Horse Press, 2012). Her writings, readings, and lecture-performances have been featured widely, including at REDCAT, Los Angeles; Chisenhale Gallery, London; DRAF, London; Radio Athènes, Athens; and the Sharjah Biennial 13. A frequent contributor to Artforum and a contributing editor of frieze, Latimer was editor-in-chief of publications for documenta 14 in Athens and Kassel.
Saas-Fee Summer Institute of Art (SFSIA) is a nomadic, intensive summer academy with shifting programs in contemporary critical theory. SFSIA stresses an interdisciplinary approach to understanding the relationship between art and politics. The program consists of seminar-style lectures, deep readings, and workshops. An evening lecture program is free and open to the public. Saas-Fee Summer Institute of Art was founded and is directed by Warren Neidich and is co-directed by Barry Schwabsky.