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A Performative Reading: Conversations with Stalin (Chapters 5-8)

General Programming

dateOctober 30, 2012 timeTuesday, 6:30pm EDT location Miller Theatre, Columbia University

Due to Hurricane Sandy, this event has been cancelled.

  • School of the Arts
  • Free and open to the public
  • Registration required. See details.
Painting of two children dancing

In this performative reading, Eleanor Antin presents chapters from her new coming-of-age memoir, Conversations with Stalin. A desperate, endearing, and often hilarious quests for art, self, revolution, and sex, Conversations with Stalin, has been described as a "smart, no holds barred, black comedy in the picaresque, coming-of-age tradition of Holden Caulfield, Huck Finn, Little Orphan Annie and the irrepressible Dorothy on the road to Oz."

  • Eleanor Antin Artist