Writing the Future: A Symposium on The Future of Writing
Saturday October 2nd
THE MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, LOS ANGELES
Discussing the political, ethical, communal, institutional and aesthetic futures of writing, and how these may affect what our futures will become.
1.00 Introductory Address
1.15 – 3.00 Institutions, Communities, Genres and the Avantgarde (or not)
John Keene, Mark McGurl, Juliana Spahr – Moderator: Matias Viegener
3.00 – 3.45 Coffee Break (coffee available at MOCA Café)
3.45- 5.05 Politics, Ethics and Writing
Jodi Dean and Heriberto Yepez – Moderator: Christine Wertheim
The symposium is presented by the MFA Writing Program and the MA in Aesthetics and Politics at the California Institute of the Arts, in the Auditorium at
MOCA THE MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, LOS ANGELES
Organized by Christine Wertheim.
The event is free. Please collect entry tickets from the foyer downstairs upon arrival.