Thank you to everyone that came out to our lecture at the Gender Play Conference at Parsons the New School for Design! We are working on archiving material from the exhibition, here, as we speak, so please check back soon.
For more info on the conference:
Below are a list of texts that we performed from at the onset of our presentation; and also at the opening invocation of the QRUB exhibition back in September. The performance, Historical Redemption, and all if it’s included texts were culled, curated, and edited by artist Joanna Spitzner.
Jean Moreas The Symbolist Manifesto 1886
Jose Clemente Orozco , New World, New Races and New Art, 1929
Henry Gerber, Recent Homosexual Literature, 1934
Angelo Herndon, You Cannot Kill the Working Class, 1933
Eldridge Cleaver, Credo for Rioters and Looters, 1969
Redstockings Manifesto, 1969
Pierre Louÿs , The Songs of Bilitis, 1894
Claudia Jones, An End to the Neglect of the Problems of the Negro
Emma Goldman,The Tragedy of Woman’s Emancipation, 1917
The WITCH Manifesto of 1968
Margaret Sanger, The Morality of Birth Control, 1921
Lucy Parsons, Our Civilization: Is It Worth Saving? 1885
American Youth Congress, The Declaration of the Rights of American Youth, 1936
Please email Jessica at jlposner (at) gmail (dot) com if you’d like a full version of the performance script.