Artists Space

Segue Reading Series: Wo Chan & Ronaldo V. Wilson

Reading
October 29, 2022, 5pm

11 Cortlandt Alley & Online

This reading is presented as part of the Segue Reading Series.

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Flyer for Segue Reading Series featuring Wo Chan and Ronaldo V. Wilson. October 29, 2022, Artists Space. [Light blue text overlays a dark blue background. The top left corner reads: "Wo Chan & Ronaldo V. Wilson / October 29, 5pm." The middle reads: "Segue Reading Series & ARTISTS SPACE.” The bottom left reads: “11 Cortlandt Alley + Zoom / Zoom ID: 893 9594 7519."]

Wo Chan who performs as The Illustrious Pearl is a poet and drag artist. They are a winner of the Nightboat Poetry Prize and the author of Togetherness (2022). Wo has received fellowships from MacDowell, New York Foundation of the Arts, and many others. Find them at @theillustriouspearl.


Ronaldo V. Wilson is the author of Virgil Kills; Narrative of the Life of the Brown Boy and the White Man, winner of the 2007 Cave Canem Prize; Poems of the Black Object, winner of the Thom Gunn Award for Gay Poetry and the Asian American Literary Award in Poetry in 2010. Co-founder of the Black Took Collective, Wilson is Professor of Literature at U.C. Santa Cruz.

Artists Space Venue is generously supported by Stephen Cheng, Lonti Ebers, Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, Allan Schwartzman, and David Zwirner.