Brian Joseph Davis is the author of Portable Altamont (Coach House). He is a writer and video artist whose website is www.brianjosephdavis.com.
Brian Joseph Davis
An established experimental poet—the kind that comes with a beard and a fear of proper capitalization—was heard recently to denounce video art as “arty farty stuff.” As a writer and sometime video artist myself, I like to think of the two disciplines more »
Critical theory is not known to zing and hum with the menacing eloquence of Dashiell Hammett, but Double Cross: the Hollywood Films of Douglas Gordon (Art Gallery of York University/ The Power Plan) by Philip Monk, comes close. more »