Resurrect Extinct Vibration


CAConrad is the author of nine books of poetry and essays, which include stark images of sex, violence, and defiance to build a bridge between fable and confession.

Artist Bio

Resurrect Extinct Vibration is a (Soma)tic poetry ritual in nine maneuvers, including lying on the ground across the US to saturate their body with recordings of recently extinct animals and strategically placing index cards in public with email correspondences for each animal, to result in a total of 108 poems.


Discipline
Poetry
Award Year
2019
Status

In Progress

CAConrad

Athens, GA

CAConrad is the author of nine books of poetry and essays, which include stark images of sex, violence, and defiance to build a bridge between fable and confession. Their work While Standing in Line for Death received the Lambda Award in 2018. A recipient of a Pew Fellowship in the Arts, they also received The Believer Magazine Book Award and The Gil Ott Book Award. Their work has been translated into Spanish, Greek, Polish, Norwegian, Portuguese, Danish, and German. They teach regularly at Columbia University in New York, and Sandberg Art Institute in Amsterdam.