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Artist zines & the spoken word

How are artists and performers taking the word beyond the printed page? A panel discuss recent trends.

The panel includes:

  • Sean Whelan, a spoken-word performer
  • Luke Sinclair is from Sticky, an outlet for zines and artist books
  • Jessica Tuckerman from skill-sharing group City Library Street Press
  • Steve Grimwade and Lisa Greenaway from the journal Going down swinging, which features fiction, poetry, comics and spoken word on CD
  • Robert Heather (MC for the night), manager, Events and Exhibitions, State Library of Victoria

This forum was held at the State Library of Victoria on 12 April 2007. It was part of the program of events associated with the exhibition How I entered there.