Passwords: Clayton Eshleman on Antonin Artaud

A portrait of Artaud, taken by Man Ray c. 1926.
Date and Time: 
October 9, 1996 - 7:00PM
Event Location: 
Poets House, Spring Street

Clayton Eshleman, editor and translator of the Artaud anthology Watchfiends and Rack Screams (Exact Change, 1995), presents the life and work of the French poet and playwright, focusing on his 9 year asylum incarceration. The presentation will include slides of Artaud's drawings and a recording of him performing a radio poem

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House
Event Type: 
Readings and Conversations