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Talking Paper Interview Series: Malik Crumpler

Talking Paper Interview Series: Malik Crumpler

Malik Ameer Crumpler is a poet, fiction writer, rapper, and music producer who has released a multitude of albumsshort films, and books of poetry. Those books include Inevitable Mutations Act II (BAM, Paris, 2015), Locked Language (BAM, Paris, 2014), Little Everywhere (Satori Ideas, New York, 2014), and Amber Hymns (Satori Ideas, New York, 2011). In addition, Inevitable Mutations Act I is a music project (On point, Brussels, 2015), Little Everywhere has a live musical performance version, and Amber Hymns has an accompanying auditory experience available for download at Bandcamp.

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ARTIST-TO-ARTIST INTERVIEW SERIES: ERIC BOHR

ARTIST-TO-ARTIST INTERVIEW SERIES: ERIC BOHR

Eric Bohr is an artist living and working in Oakland, CA. Rohan and I got the chance to meet with him and hear him talk in depth about his most recent solo show at Mercury 20 Gallery, “Tending the Bones.” The exhibition contains a body of work that conjures up and holds together a fragile web of his family history through honoring the names of his ancestors and evoking their stories

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