Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Indria Allegra featured Monday, 5/19

5/19/14 Indira Allegra  

Indira Allegra is a poet and artist exploring intimacy, intertextuality, affect and endurance through performance, video works and handwoven textiles. Indira has contributed works to 25 for 25: An Anthology of Works by 25 Outstanding Contemporary LGTB Authors,Yellow Medicine Review: A Journal of Indigenous Literature, Art and ThoughtDear Sister: Letters From Survivors of Sexual Violence and Sovereign Erotics: A Collection of Two Spirit Literature among others. In 2013, she was interviewed by BBC Radio 4 for Poetry of Gold and Angels, a segment on poetry in the San Francisco Bay Area. Indira's experimental videopoems Blue Covers and Weep Willow: The Blues for Lady Day have screened at film festivals such as MIX NYC, Perlen Hannover LGBT Festival, Visible Verse Festival and Fusion. She is currently completing her first collection of poems entitled Indigo Seasonindiraallegra.com

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