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I want a president : transcript of a rally, November 6, 2016

Leonard, Zoe.

New York : Zoe Leonard 2017]

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Rare Books  (352.23 L46 )()

  • Title:
    I want a president : transcript of a rally, November 6, 2016
  • Author/Creator: Leonard, Zoe.
  • Publisher: New York : Zoe Leonard
  • Creation Date: 2017]
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 50 pages : illustration ; 28 cm.
  • Subjects: Political leadership -- United States; Presidents -- United States -- History; Demonstrations; High Line (New York, N.Y. : Viaduct) -- Exhibitions
  • Notes: "This book comprises transcripts of the readings and performances in response to Zoe Leonard's I want a president, Sunday, November 6, 2016 presented in conjunction with Zoe Leonard, I want a president, a High Line Commission, October 2016-March 2017 on the High Line at Little West 12th Street, New York"--Colophon.
    "The book is edited by Karen Kelly and Barbara Schroeder of Dancing Foxes Press and designed by Joseph Logan"--Badlands Unlimited website, February 24, 2017.
    Publication information from Badlands Unlimited website, February 24, 2017.
    "Edition of 100"--Badlands Unlimited website, February 24, 2017.
  • Contents: Foreword / Sharon Hayes
    Introduction / Zoe Leonard
    We want a precedent / Fred Moten and Stefano Harney
    The system is not broken / Wu Tsang
    Response to Zoe Leonard's "I want a president" / Morgan Bassichis
    FREAK FLAG / Mel Elberg
    A reading of Josephine Baker's "Speech at the March on Washington" (1963) / Malik Gaines
    25 Years / Alexandro Segade
    The presidential terms of "brother" and "sister" / Layli Long Soldier
    Three poems / Pamela Sneed
    Acceptance speech / Eileen Myles
    Twenty-second century, with lyrics by Justin Vivian Bond from a song by Exuma.
  • OCLC Number: 973732885