Nothing to Sell

Bernadette Mayer - Describing her early-70s installation art project "Memory" (4'42"). From a class offered at Naropa in 1978 and documented here. • The book that emerged from this project in 1976, though long out of print, is accessible via Craig Dworkin's invaluable archival website Eclipse. • Nada Gordon's thesis on Mayer, written in 1986 when Gordon was in her early twenties, includes a chapter on Memory.

Tracklist here. XML feed here. • Elsewhere on Third Factory: index, ensemble, nb.

Sunday -- 27 January 2008 -- permalink

The Lipstick of Noise is a product of the Third Factory • Inspired by the music blogs • And by Paul Blackburn's reel-to-reel deck. Intending to make good use of PENNSound and other sources of digital audio files of poetry • Comments welcomeXML.