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2017 Emergency Grants: Poetry

4 Projects Supported

Tom Comitta (Los Angeles, CA), a writer and performer, received a grant in March to complete and perform excerpts of The City of Nature at the Ace Hotel in Palm Springs, CA and the Poetry Project in New York, April 1-3.

Eileen Myles (New York, NY), a poet, received a grant in April to read excerpts of I Must Be Living at the Ukranian Literary Center in Kiev, Ukraine and Dacha na Pokrovke in Moscow, Russia, May 20-28.

Julian Talamantez Brolaski (Ridgewood, NY), a poet, received a grant in July to perform Of Mongrelitude in venues throughout Norway, August 17-27.

David Vaughan (New York, NY), a dance archivist, received a grant in February to complete Poet's Vaudeville: the Life and Work of James Waring in 2017.