david wolach
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david wolach is founding editor of Wheelhouse Magazine & Pressv and has been an active participant in Nonsite Collective. wolach is the author of Hospitalogy (Tarpaulin Sky Press, 2013), Occultations (Black Radish Books, 2010), Prefab Eulogies Volume 1: Nothings Houses (BlazeVox [books], 2010), and book alter(ed) (Ungovernable Press, 2009). A former union organizer and installation artist, wolach’s work often begins as site-specific and interactive performance and ends up as shaped, written language. Critical work on the poetics of spatial practice can be found in Aufgabe, P-Queue, Jacket and Sibila: Poesia y Cultura. Current work includes collaboration with composer Arun Chandra on a 4-channel sound-text composition for four voices, a set of pieces which includes "modular arterial cacophony" from Occultations, and a series of essays on labor organizing in Detroit amidst the headwind of the Right To Work Committee's union-busting rhetorical strategy. wolach is professor of poetry, poetics, and queer & cultural theory at The Evergreen State College and visiting professor in Bard College’s Workshop In Language & Thinking.


david wolach hospitalogy

From Tarpaulin Sky Press


From Black Radish Books


Read the anthology from the 2008 Press Literary Conference at Evergreen