Film maker Peggy Ahwesh and poet Eileen Myles launch the Great Issues Forum spring programs with a discussion about the counter-cultural aspect of the power of art. Peggy Ahwesh’s many experimental films and videos include The Third Body, The Star Eaters, Martina’s Playhouse. She is Associate Professor of Film and Electronic Arts at Bard College. Eileen Myles has published more than 20 volumes of poetry, fiction, articles, plays and libretti. Her most recent book is Sorry, Tree. Film screening at 6 pm.
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Added by Center for the Humanities on February 5, 2009