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.