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Andrea Brady: Drone Poetics
Join us for a reading with Andrea Brady, as part of our Outside the Academy Lecture Series. She will be reading and discussing her poetry collection The Blue Split Compartments.
The Blue Split Compartments is a suite of poems for the drone age. Composed from chatroom exchanges between pilots and intelligence officers, military policy manuals, pattern of life archives, and accounts by witnesses around the world, it documents drone operations under Obama and Trump. The poem explores prosthetic violence, voyeurism and visuality involved in the use of a technology which is largely regarded as a hobby in the US, but around the world is the most conspicuous symbol ofView more
40 W. North Ave, Pittsburgh, PA
Safe and convenient parking for City of Asylum @ Alphabet City (40 W. North Avenue) is available at the Federal North Garage (1231 Federal Street) located on Federal Street behind the Masonic Building.