Gifts of the Spirit: Automatic Writing
|Photograph by Roshana Rubin-Mayhew|
Documentation from Ron Athey's performance, Gifts of the Spirit: Automatic Writing at Whitworth Hall, Manchester is now availble at http://gallery.2gyrlz.org/gifts/
The performance was presented by 2 Gyrlz Performative Arts, in collaboration with Glorious Trauma and the Centre for the Study of Surrealism and it's Legacies. Preceded by two days of intensive workshops with Ron Athey and Sue Fox, it was presented in conjunction with the conference 'The Queer Theory of the Avant Garde' at Manchester University.
The performance was originally developed during an AiR Project residency at Queen Mary, University of London.