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Music & Performance

Sister Spit: The Next Generation

Thursday Jun 12, 2008 8:00 PM This is a past program

Sister Spit: The Next Generation is a dynamic and ever-changing group of ‘zinesters, fashion plates, novelists, performance artists, slam poets, and fancy scribblers. Eileen Myles is a poet, novelist, and essayist whose collection of essays The Importance of Being Iceland will be published in fall 2008. Cristy Road is an artist whose repertoire consists of ten years of independent publishing, two graphic novels, and illustrations for magazines, album art, posters, and political organizations. Michelle Tea is co-founder of the Sister Spit open mic and tours of the 1990s and the creator of Sister Spit: The Next Generation. She is the author of the novel Rose of No Man's Land, and the editor of It's So You: 35 Women Talk about Personal Expression Through Fashion and Style


Public programs are made possible, in part, by major gifts from the Annenberg Foundation, and Ann and Jerry Moss. Additional support is provided by Laura Donnelley, Bronya and Andrew Galef, an anonymous donor, and the Hammer Programs Committee.