August 31, 2011

Pop-Up Poets: Yedda Morrison on Nancy Holt and Robert Smithson

Yedda Morrison closed out the summer with a fantastic talk about Nancy Holt and Robert Smithson’s Swamp:


Nancy Holt and Robert Smithson, Swamp, 1971

Yedda Morrison, The Sun Became a Monstrous Light-Bulb; Field Notes on Feeling.

(You can watch Holt and Smithson’s video here.)

Yedda Morrison is a writer and visual artist. Her books include Girl Scout Nation (Displaced Press, 2008) and Crop (Kelsey Street Press, 2003). Darkness is forthcoming from Make Now Press in Los Angeles. Morrison is represented by Republic Gallery, Vancouver, B.C. (; for more of her work, see

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