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Riots are coming and with greater intensity and frequency, according to poet and political theorist Joshua Clover. Clover will give a talk on riots as historical phenomena, on Saturday October 3rd in Bloomington. The event begins at 5 p.m. at the I. FELL building, located at 415 W 4th Street. Clover’s talk will be followed by a reading from his book, Red Epic, as a part of the Ledge Mule Press Poetry Project. He spoke with Doug Storm for Interchange about his poetry and his forthcoming book, Riot Strike Riot: The New Era of Uprisings. We bring you that conversation for today’s WFHB Community Report. Riot is no random apolitical action according to Clover.
That was poet, cultural critic, and political theorist Joshua Clover. Clover will give a talk on riots as historical phenomena this Saturday, October 3rd, at the I. FELL building, located at 415 W 4th Street in Bloomington. The talk is scheduled for 5pm and will be followed by a reading of poetry from his new book, Red Epic, as a part of the Ledge Mule Press Poetry Project. Clover will be joined by local poets Alex Chambers and James Payne with a special musical guest, Follies. He spoke with Interchange host Doug Storm. You can hear the full conversation, Writing Red: The Poetry and Politics of Riot online at wfhb dot org slash news slash Interchange.