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Kim Gordon and Chris Kraus

April 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

$29

Chris Kraus is a filmmaker and the author of I Love Dick and Aliens & Anorexia, and coeditor of Hatred of Capitalism: A Semiotext(e) Reader. Index called her “one of the most subversive voices in American fiction.” Her work has been praised for its damning intelligence, vulnerability and dazzling speed.

Kim Gordon has been writing and performing experimental rock music for more than three decades, in addition to her work as a visual artist, writer, and designer. In 1981, she co-founded the band Sonic Youth, for which she sang and played guitar and bass. Kim’s book of essays, Is It My Body?: Selected Texts, was published in 2014 on Sternberg Press.  Her memoir, Girl In A Band, was published in 2015 to international acclaim and her visual art continues to be exhibited worldwide.  Kim continues to perform solo improvisational shows as well as with ‘Body/Head’, a guitar duo with Bill Nace.

Details

Date:
April 16
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$29
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.cityarts.net/event/chris-kraus/

Organizer

City Arts & Lectures
Phone:
415-563-2463
Website:
http://www.cityarts.net/

Venue

Nourse Theatre
275 Hayes Street
San Francisco, CA 94117 United States
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Phone:
415-392-4400
Website:
http://www.cityarts.net/nourse/