Lydia Lunch is a musician, writer, and photographer, and was the primary instigator of the No Wave Movement and the focal point of the Cinema of Transgression. Arthur Nersesian’s novels include The Fuck-Up, Chinese Takeout, Unlubricated, Manhattan Loverboy, Suicide Casanova, dogrun, and The Swing Voter of Staten Island. He is also the author of East Village Tetralogy, a collection of four plays. He lives in New York City.
New American Writing
A series of contemporary fiction and poetry readings organized by Benjamin Weissman, author of two books of short fiction, most recently Headless, and professor of creative writing at Art Center College of Design and Otis College of Art and Design.
ALL HAMMER PUBLIC PROGRAMS ARE FREE.
This series is made possible, in part, with support from Bronya and Andrew Galef.
Public programs are made possible, in part, by major gifts from the Annenberg Foundation, Ann and Jerry Moss, and Mimi and Werner Wolfen. Additional support is provided by Laura Donnelley, Bronya and Andrew Galef, Erika Glazer, an anonymous donor, and the Hammer Programs Committee.