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Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists

  • 88 Pages
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Coach House
Canadian, Poetry / Canadian, P
ContributionsMatt Ceolin (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8568827M
ISBN 101552451690
ISBN 139781552451694

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Book, or laboratory. Reader, or specimen. Wide slumber for lepidopterists is a poetic fantasia, a disorienting yet compelling dreamscape of butterflies and caterpillars and killing jars, where the waking mind’s prose transforms into the sleeper’s poetry.

Each poem unfolds with precision, tracking the stages of sleep and pairing them with the life cycle of Lepidopterae/5. Book, or laboratory. Reader, or specimen.

Wide slumber for lepidopterists is a poetic fantasia, a disorienting yet compelling dreamscape of butterflies and caterpillars and killing jars, where the waking mind’s prose transforms into the sleeper’s poetry.

Each poem unfolds with precision, tracking the stages of sleep and pairing them with the life cycle of Lepidopterae. Book, or laboratory. Reader, or specimen?Wide slumber for lepidopterists is a poetic fantasia, a disorienting yet compelling dreamscape of butterflies and caterpillars and killing jars, where the.

WIDE SLUMBER FOR LEPIDOPTERISTS. stage works. “Wide slumber is an investigation of relationship, of intimacy, of intrusion, of between, of boundary. Its realm desires to identify assumptions and then stroke them to the point they shudder and release their lenses, films, gauze to expose some yet-unimagined beyond.”.

—gs. Inspired by the award-winning book of the same name by poet. Inspired by the award-winning book of the same name by poet gs, Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists pairs sleep and dream studies with lepidoptery, the study of butterflies and moths.

Tracking the stages of sleep and pairing them with the life cycle of butterflies and moths, insomnia is mirrored in the birth of the egg and narcolepsy in larval hatching.

Wide slumber for lepidopterists Author: a. rawlings Created Date: 1/22/ PM. Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists. By a. rawlings.

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Coach House, pages, $ Story continues below advertisement. The book opens with a. a rawlings is a Canadian-Icelandic interdisciplinary artist whose books include Wide slumber for lepidopterists (Coach House Books, ), Gibber (online, ), o w n (CUE BOOKS, ), si tu (MaMa Multimedijalni Institut, ), and Sound of Mull (Laboratory for Aesthetics and Ecology, )/5.

Her first book, Wide slumber for lepidopterists (Coach House Books, ), was featured in The Globe and Mail’s top books of ; it went on to receive an Alcuin Award for Design and was nominated for the Gerald Lampert Memorial Award.

Wide slumber was recently translated from page to stage for Harbourfront Centre’s Hatch: Emerging. wide slumber for lepidopterists. how to have a conversation. Rawlings' first book, Wide slumber for lepidopterists was published in spring by Coach House Books. In NovemberTheatre Commutiny staged a full-length performance of the book as part of Harbourfront Centre 's Hatch: Emerging Performance Projects series; Rawlings performed in and co-produced the show.

Inspired by the award-winning book of the same name by poet gs, WiDE SLUMBER for lepidopterists pairs sleep and dream studies with lepidoptery (the study of butterflies and moths).

Breaking News. Co-Artistic Director and Creative Producer / Puppeteer & Deviser /. Inspired by the award-winning book of the same name by poet gs, Wide slumber for lepidopterists pairs sleep and dream studies with lepidoptery (the study of butterflies and moths).

Tracking the stages of sleep and pairing them with the life cycle of butterflies and moths, insomnia is mirrored in the birth of the egg and narcolepsy in larval hatching. Produced by VaVaVoom Theatre and Bedroom Community, the work is based on the award-winning book of poetry, Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists, by celebrated Canadian author gs.

The evening length work tracks the stages of sleep and pairs them with the life cycle of Lepidoptera (moths and butterflies).

VaVaVoom elaborates on the production. Text in butterfly pattern from gs’s Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists 4. Curled text from Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists 5. Text uncurling from Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists 6.

Pages with digitally altered photographs of a butterfly and a butterfly in a bottle from Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists 7. / Photo credit: John Rogers angela rawlings is a Canadian-Icelandic interdisciplinary artist whose books include Wide slumber for lepidopterists (Coach House Books, ), Gibber (online, ), o w n (CUE BOOKS, ), si tu (MaMa Multimedijalni Institut, ), and Sound of Mull (Laboratory for Aesthetics and Ecology, ).

Her book Wide slumber was adapted to music. Angela Rawlings is the author of Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists(Coach House Books, ) and Gibber (online, ). She holds a Master’s degree in environmental ethics and natural resource management from the University of Iceland and is a current Lord Kelvin/Adam Smith PhD scholar at the University of Glasgow, where she is researching performance, geochronology, and the.

Abstract: Canadian poet Angela Rawlings' Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists (), a book of experimental ecopoetry, raises questions about the violence of language in the context of a.

Wide slumber for lepidopterists Poet, arts educator, and interdisciplinarian gs has presented and published work throughout North America, Europe, and Australia. In the last decade, she held the position of assistant publisher for The Mercury Press and hosted the.

Her book Wide slumber was adapted to music theatre by Valgeir Sigurðsson and VaVaVoom. Her libretti include Bodiless (for composer Gabrielle Herbst) and Longitude (for Davíð Brynjar Franzson). rawlings’ Áfall / Trauma was shortlisted for the Leslie Scalapino Award for.

Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists. rawlings. Toronto: Coach House, p/b $ one. BIOTIKOS [Gr. pertaining to living organisms] a. Jaguar Rain imagines Margaret Mee’s 14 journeys to the Amazon as resident botanical artist at the São Paulo Botanical Institute. Divided into six sections—“Antecedents,” “AKA Heaven,” “The.

Her first book, Wide slumber for lepidopterists (Coach House Books, ) is being translated into French. In recent years, she has spent time in Belgium, Canada, and Iceland working on her next manuscripts, researching sound/text/movement with special emphasis on vocal and contact improvisation, and collaborating with local artists.

wide slumber for lepidopterists Composed by Valgeir Sigurðsson Text by a rawlings Direction by Sara Martí Inspired by the award-winning book of the same name by poet gs, Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists pairs sleep and dream studies with lepidoptery, the study of butterflies and moths.

Angela Rawlings, interdisciplinary artist. Her books include Wide slumber for lepidopterists (Coach House Books, ), Gibber (online, ), o w n (CUE Books, ), and si tu (MaMa Multimedijalni Institut, ). Wide slumber for lepidopterists was adapted to music theatre by Valgeir Sigurðsson and VaVaVoom ().

Intact, all her attire sang in book made in used vinyl. plastisitet. plasticized. A note on the text: this poem is a homophonic translation of Paal Bjelke Andersen’s review in Norwegian of the book “wide slumber for lepidopterists” by gs (from which the quoted passage is.

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What does the spawn of incompatible bedfellows resemble. From that perverse breeding, Wide slumber for lepidopterists was born. (“Coach House Books asks gs a few things about Wide slumber for lepidopterists”; ellipses in original.) gs, Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists (Coach House Books, ), Page numbers for.

a rawlings’ genre-bending work embraces acoustic ecology, counter-mapping, and ecopoetics. Her book Wide slumber for lepidopterists (Coach House Books) was adapted as music theatre by VaVaVoom, Bedroom Community, and Valgeir Dimanche Press will publish rawlings’ next book, Áfall / Trauma, in rawlings straddles the North Atlantic with studies in Scotland and home.

Canadian poet Angela Rawlings’s Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists () raises questions about the violence of language in the context of a settler-colonial nation. Set in (and dedicated to) Northern Ontario, the text reveals the region’s fields and lakes as environments caught up in a violent history.

The book was also awarded Alcuin Award for Book Design, and was listed in The Globe and Mail's top books of In AutumnBelgian composer Sebastian Bradt created a choral score entitled X Our Rotten Beauties that uses text from Wide slumber for lepidopterists.

angela rawlings is a Canadian-Icelandic interdisciplinary artist whose books include Wide slumber for lepidopterists (Coach House Books, ), Gibber (online, ), o w n (CUE BOOKS, ), si tu (MaMa Multimedijalni Institut, ), and Sound. Abstract: Canadian poet Angela Rawlings' Wide Slumber for Lepidopterists (), a book of experimental ecopoetry, raises questions about the violence of language in the context of a settler-colonial nation.

This article argues that Rawlings' "unsettling".a rawlings. Website | CV. Biography. a rawlings is a Canadian-Icelandic interdisciplinary artist whose books include Wide slumber for lepidopterists (Coach House Books, ), Gibber (online, ), o w n (CUE BOOKS, ), and si tu (MaMa Multimedijalni Institut, ).Her book Wide slumber was adapted to music theatre by Valgeir Sigurðsson and VaVaVoom ().Lepidopterist definition is - a specialist in lepidopterology.

Recent Examples on the Web That failure came back to haunt lepidopterists, one of whom discovered a nearly identical butterfly in the early s. — Stephenie Livingston, Science | AAAS, "Genetic ‘road map’ reveals the lost birthplace of a year-old butterfly," 9 Sep.

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