A Heteronymous Reader
CAROLYN H DRAKE
Conversation between Clare Butcher & Carolyn H Drake about collaborating on the publication that they edited on the occasion of the exhibition The Poetry In Between: South-South, curated by Carolyn H Drake in conversation with Lara Koseff and Renato Silva at Goodman Gallery Cape Town. The
publication incorporates a catalogue of the exhibition as well as a critical reader entitled A Heteronymous Reader. The reader is inspired by the poet Fernando Pessoa’s approach to writing and his use of heteronyms.
4:15pm Introduction The Poetry In Between: South-South
4:30pm Film screenings including William Kentridge Mine (1991) and Paulo Nazareth Cruzeiro do Sul – Acredito que seja a cor de minha pele / Africa (2015)
5:00pm Introduction A Heteronymous Reader
5:15pm Poetry reading Fernando Pessoa and Q&A with editors
6:00pm Official book launch caipirinhas
Contributions to the publication by Bernardo José de Souza (curator), Moacir dos Anjos (curator), Sean O’Toole (author), Stefanie Jason (journalist), amongst others.
Participating artists in the exhibition: Igshaan Adams, Marcelo Cidade, Kudzanai Chiurai, Kendell Geers, David Goldblatt, Sonia Gomes, Haroon Gunn-Salie, William Kentridge, Moshekwa Langa, Turiya Magadlela, Thiago Martins de Melo, Cildo Meireles, Paulo Nazareth, Nuno Ramos, Ariel Reichman, Rosângela Rennó, Mikhael Subotzky & Patrick Waterhouse, Jeremy Wafer.