During their residency with the Racial Imaginary Institute at The Kitchen, the Dark Noise Collective (Fatimah Asghar, Franny Choi, Nate Marshall, Aaron Samuels, Danez Smith, and Jamila Wood) will conduct a week-long retreat, focusing on internal writing workshops, artist talks, and discussions around race and how their work disrupts white dominance. The Dark Noise Collective will do a public panel on Tuesday, July 17 at 7pm. To conclude their residency they will then present a public reading at The Kitchen on Friday, July 20th at 7pm, consisting of poems that have been generated during the residency, and other work.
Reservations for the public programs will open on Monday, July 9 at 2pm.
This residency is presented as part of The Racial Imaginary Institute: On Whiteness. For more information about the exhibition and other programs please see our website.
The Racial Imaginary Institute: On Whiteness is made possible with support from the Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation, Poetry Foundation, Valerie Dillon & Daniel R Lewis, John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, and Leslie Fritz; annual grants from Howard Gilman Foundation, Lambent Foundation Fund of Tides Foundation, and Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts; and in part by public funds from New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Special thanks to the Korein Foundation.
Photo: RJ Eldridge
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