About the Book
Visual artists featured: Adorable Monique, Autumn Ghubril, Aya Kawabata, Carolyn Barritt, Christine Palamidessi, Cynthia Karasek, Deborah Kiss Holtschlag, Dr. Nubian Sun, Elizabeth Liang, Emily Mulenga, Evie Zimmer, Fanny Allié, Florence Yee, Gabriela Aguero, Gao Rong, Jayde Archbold, Jennifer Ellifritz, Joelle Circé, Julia Randall, Julianne Aguilar, Kathy Crabbe, Katrina Majkut, Kim Rae Taylor, Kimberly Sexton, Kristen Letts Kovak, Laura Mitchell, Lauren Kalman, Lee Bullitt, Leslie Kerby, Lily Prince, Lis Grace, Mamta Chitnis Sen, Marcela Florido, Margarita Gokun Silver, Marley Korzen, Melinda Stickney-Gibson, Nancy Daubenspeck, Olena Marshall, Peili, Rachel Woroner, Rebecca George, Roberta Masciarelli, Sarah Beth Woods, Sarika Goulatia, Stefani Allegretti, Tania Ferrier, Tormented Sugar, Ula Einstein, Vanessa Madrid, and Veronica Weisberg.
Writers: AE Clark, Alison Stone, Deborah McQueen, Elizabeth Tsung, Emily Corwin, Janene Scott, Jeanetta Calhoun Mish, Julianne Carlile, Kelsey Clifton, Lesléa Newman, Nicole Rollender, Rita Maria Martinez, Star Labranche, Stephanie Valente, Susan Castillo Street, and Trish Hopkinson.
Also featuring curator Tara Fay, actor Patricia Cardona Roca, and tarot card reader and creative guide Tabitha Dial, and artists and writers from LFF’s special series: Teresa Svoboda (writer), Myriam Thyes (artist), Elise Brazeal-Daganaar (illustrator/writer), Nancy Gerber (poet), Brigitte Neufeldt (artist), and collaborators KJ Greenberg and Julia Rolfe (art/poetry).
Features & Details
- Category Arts & Photography Books
Small Square, 7×7 in, 18×18 cm
- Hardcover, ImageWrap: 9781366224705
- Hardcover, Dust Jacket: 9781366224712
- Softcover: 9781366224729
- Publish Date Mar 17, 2017
- Language English
- Tags women writers, women in poetry, feminist art, contemporary art, women artists, women in art
Sally Deskins is an artist and writer, focusing on women and feminist writers and artists, including herself. Her art has been exhibited in galleries in Omaha, New York, Philadelphia and Chicago; and has been published in publications such as Certain Circuits, Weave Magazine, Her Kind: A blog by VIDA Women in Literary Arts, Vagina, CLAP and Whitefish Review. She has curated various solo and group exhibitions, readings and performances centered on women’s perspective and the body. Her writing has been published internationally in journals such at STIRRING, CACTUS HEART, HER KIND and PRICK OF THE SPINDLE. She edits the online journal Les Femmes Folles, has published three anthologies of art and writing and her first illustrated book, Intimates & Fools, with poetry by Laura Madeline Wiseman, came out in 2014. http://www.amazon.com/dp/0615947492/ref=cm_sw_r_fa_dp_q8t0sb18HA8KBEJ1 Femmesfollesnebraska.tumblr.com Sallydeskins.tumblr.com (photo by g thompson higgins 2011)