Alphabet Readings


2019–2022

Metahaven and Rob Schröder | Possessed (2018), film still

Metahaven and Rob Schröder | Possessed (2018), film still

Alphabet Readings is a series of unconventional gatherings about diverse literary topics and works. The series probes various genres, forms and writing styles for their particular ways of making the world readable. What metaphors does speculative fiction employ? How could a poem mirror a mathematical sequence? Can a novel suddenly make you question all your assumptions? To approach these and other questions, the participants use practices that translate the intimacy of reading into social space and create new types of engagement with text.

Part of The New Alphabet

Since 2019

Literature series

Events
Past Events
Friday, Dec 3 2021
Thursday, Aug 12 2021
Wednesday, Aug 11 2021
Saturday, Aug 7 2021
Thursday, Jul 29 2021
Sunday, Jul 25 2021
Thursday, Jul 22 2021
Sunday, Jul 18 2021
Thursday, Jul 15 2021
Wednesday, Jun 16 2021
Thursday, Aug 20 2020
Thursday, Aug 13 2020
Thursday, Aug 6 2020
Thursday, Jul 30 2020
Thursday, Jul 23 2020
Thursday, Jul 16 2020
Cancelled
Wednesday, Nov 13 2019
Friday, Jul 12 2019
Thursday, Mar 28 2019

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