Reading Group with Cecily Nicholson: “Prison Industrial Complex Explodes” by Mercedes Eng

Aug 16, 2020





5:00 - 6:00 p.m.


A reading group on Mercedes Eng’s Prison Industrial Complex Explodes: A Poem (2017), presented as part of the hybrid exhibition Everything is in the language we use. The session was facilitated by Cecily Nicholson. Excerpts from Eng’s book, PDFs of the texts printed for the exhibition, as well as an audio recording of Eng and Nicholson reading sections of the book were available for download on the Western Front website.

Related Events

Western Front is a non-profit
artist-run centre in Vancouver.

We acknowledge the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and səl̓ílwətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations as traditional owners of the land upon which Western Front stands.