Mark your calendar!
Tue Sep 9 2008
The Bronx Museum of the Arts is also hosting street-themed lectures, panel discussions and performances! For more info, go to bronxmuseum.org.
“Unreal Streets” Curator Lydia Yee and panelists discuss the influence of today’s streets on today’s artists. NYU, Einstein Auditorium. 7pm, free.
“B-Girl City in NYC” Full Circle Productions hosts one-on-one battles, slams and fashions shows. BxMA. 2–8pm, free.
Lisa KahaneThe photog signs Do Not Give Way to Evil, which chronicles SoBro from 1979 to 1987. BxMA. 5:30–7:30pm, free.
“Read This Word” Editor Craig Dworkin interviews artist Vito Acconci. BxMA. 3pm; $5, members free.
Américo Casiano Jr. and Marta Moreno Vega The Puerto Rican expats discuss their new books. BxMA. 5:30–7:30pm, free.
“Street / Language” Poet Kenneth Goldsmith, sound artist Kabir Carter and writer Christian Bök rap about the role of slang in their work. BxMA. 3pm; $5, members free.
Irete Lazo Meet the author whose novel, The Accidental Santera, delves into the secretive world of Santeria. BxMA. 5:30–7:30pm, free.