Bumblemoth: News from the Studio

FORTHCOMING ANTHOLOGY: They Said: A Multi-Genre Anthology of Contemporary Collaborative Writing on Black Lawrence Press

August 22, 2017

Craig Foltz and I have a collaborative piece in the forthcoming anthology They Said: A Multi-Genre Anthology of Contemporary Collaborative Writing on Black Lawrence Press, one of my favorite indie presses in the world today.  The editors Simone Muench is the author of the chapbook Trace and, Dean Rader is the author of the full-length collaborative poetry […]

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NPR RADIO INTERVIEW #1 of 2: 9/17/17 on Words on a Wire with Tim Hernandez and Daniel Chacon

August 22, 2017

My first interview with the jaw-dropping Tim Hernandez will air on one of my favorite NPR literary programs, WORDS ON A WIRE on Sunday, September 17th. You can go to their website to tune in, and the session will be archived for global listening. We’ll be talking about my first book, a semi-memoir hybrid-nonfiction collection of […]

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FORTHCOMING NOVEL / “A LONG CURVING SCAR WHERE THE HEART SHOULD BE”

August 22, 2017

Quintan Ana Wikswo’s A LONG CURVING SCAR WHERE THE HEART SHOULD BE / forthcoming October 2017 / Stalking Horse Press I’m delighted to announce the upcoming publication of my second book, a fabulist family history – a novel with photographs that surrounds sexuality, resistance, and the battle for independence in the mixed-race town of Lynchburg, […]

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ONGOING PRAISE & PRESS FOR “THE HOPE OF FLOATING HAS CARRIED US THIS FAR”

July 10, 2017

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY “In these stories, author and visual artist Wikswo’s juxtaposes dreamy, surreal prose with shadowed, ambiguous, occluded dreamscapes to haunting effect. Her stories defy narrative and instead read like a series of short poems or incantations—heady, euphoric, and full with loss.” Wikswo’s singular lines strike like the tone of a bell, resonating across pages, […]

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Publication / “Revolutionary Reading List” Tarpaulin Sky Magazine

April 27, 2017

The lovelies at Tarpaulin Sky Magazine asked me to send along what I’m reading for their ongoing series – here is WHAT I’M READING BY QUINTAN ANA WIKSWO.  These are the texts of revolution… These texts – not poems, not fictions, not prose, but rather, I think, expressions – dive into the world of flesh, pain, […]

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4/21: Museum Exhibition Opening for “Fieldwork” at the Center for Contemporary Art

April 18, 2017

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Opening Reception: Cryin’ Out Loud exhibition curated by Micol Hebron Center for Contemporary Art / Center for Contemporary Arts 1050 Old Pecos Trl, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505 Friday, April 21 // Muñoz Waxman Gallery // 6-8pm // Free Celebrate the opening of Cryin’ Out Loud (that includes six pieces of my text-and-photography project FIELDWORK from OUT […]

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04/21 – 07/09: “Fieldwork” Exhibited at Center for Contemporary Art

March 28, 2017

A selection from my expansive multidisciplinary project FIELDWORK will be exhibited in a four-month group exhibition at the Center for Contemporary Art, April 21 – July 9, 2017 // Muñoz Waxman Gallery. Cryin’ Out Loud is a group exhibition that examines the role of women’s and femmes’ voices as expressed in art about politics, activism, and emotion. Considering […]

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04/07: Co-Curating in NYC “Forget About That Sweet Fuck Baby: A Tribute to Arleen Schloss”

March 28, 2017

I’m co-curating “Arleen Schloss: FORGET ABOUT THAT SWEET FUCK BABY” In the Bowery at Howl Happening on Friday, April 7, 2017 – 7 PM / Free. Schloss is an iconic performance artist who is so dear to my heart she lives inside my ventricles and I am honored to be part of this special night.  […]

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04/21: Facilitating Micol Hebron’s “Gallery Tally” Workshop

March 28, 2017

Thrilled to the point of going vibrational – I’m facilitating a special workshop-lecture-presentation by my idol Micol Hebron on April 15th – she’ll be sharing strategies and tactics from her project Gallery Tally: calling for gender equity in the Art World with intersectional artists, activists, curators, and institutions in Santa Fe who are passionate about […]

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05/02: i-ABC Intersectional Activist Book Collective / Eduardo Galeano’s “Genesis”

March 28, 2017

Please join us at the fifth gathering of the Eduardo Galeano edition of  i-ABC: INTERSECTIONAL ACTIVISM BOOK COLLECTIVE – a monthly gathering of folx – facilitated by Quintan Ana Wikswo, Alicia Marie Rencountre-Da Silva, and Bineh Ndefru -who come together through books to explore the kinetic intersectionality of today’s social justice activism. Curiosity, cooperation, and humility are our cornerstones. Held the […]

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04/04: Intersectional Activist Book Collective / James Baldwin “The Fire Next Time”

March 28, 2017

Welcome to the third gathering of the James Baldwin edition of  i-ABC: INTERSECTIONAL ACTIVISM BOOK COLLECTIVE – a monthly gathering of folx – facilitated by Quintan Ana Wikswo, Alicia Marie Rencountre-Da Silva, and Bineh Ndefru -who come together through books to explore the kinetic intersectionality of today’s social justice activism. Curiosity, cooperation, and humility are our cornerstones. Held the first Tuesday […]

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04/10 NYC: Curating / LaTasha Diggs at Comrade Truebridge

March 28, 2017

Please join me and the fellow comrades of Comrade Truebridge for LaTasha Diggs at Comrade Truebridge NYC coming up on April 10th. I’ll be facilitating our shenanigans, LaTasha will be sharing her sensational work, and multidisciplinary artists of Comrade Truebridge will be discussing projects and collaborations. We are co-hosted by Millay Colony and Caroline Crumpacker will […]

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04/09: Performing at Bowery Poetry in NYC

March 26, 2017

I’m delighted to be the featured performer on the evening of Sunday, April 9th at POET NYC and SLAMFIND at Bowery Poetry…led by Mason Granger at one of my favorite venues in the world. I’ll be reading about 20 minutes of all new work from my project on human rights and resistance in the US-Mexico Border region. […]

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04/01: “Nonagon” forthcoming in Numero Cinq

March 25, 2017

My work NONAGON FOR THE DEAD WHO ARE ABOUT TO RISE will be published in the March issue of the delightfully daring magazine Numero Cinq – a perfect home for this piece in which dead resistance workers are called forth from the afterlife to come and guide us through the challenges we face in this […]

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3/27: Performance “WUPATKI” with Pamela Madsen at University of New Mexico

March 20, 2017

Delighted that my collaborative video-text-and-music piece WUPATKI – HOUSES OF THE ENEMIES – a collaboration with composer Pamela Madsen – will be featured in the 46th Annual John Donald Robb Composers’ Symposium at University of New Mexico. With special project support thanks to my Creative Capital fellowship.  Quintan Ana Wikswo’s WUPATKI / HOUSES OF THE ENEMIES […]

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