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The Heavy Lifting Project

Presented by Pacific Textile Arts at Pacific Textile Arts, Fort Bragg CA

Aug 04 - 26 2023
The Heavy Lifting Project

The Heavy Lifting Project includes a book exhibit, experimental film, poetry readings, and talk. At its center is an artist’s book, the result of a 4 year collaboration between artist Felicia Rice of Moving Parts Press and poet Theresa Whitehill.

Heavy Lifting acknowledges at its center the almost unbearable pace of relentless crises that have unfolded in recent years – Covid, climate change, recial injustice, the threat of totalitarianism, immigration crises – and begins to dwell in what might lie beyond these times.

Theresa Whitehall’s poems tread a tenuous path at the boundaries between personal and collective reckonings with work that portrays alternating grief, tenderness, defiance, and outrage.

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Additional time info:

Saturday, August 5, at 11:00 AM, Felicia Rice and Theresa Whitehall will present a film and poetry on the theme of their Heavy Lifting Project, inviting conversation with the audience.  This will be held in the classroom building at Pacific Textile Arts.  All are welcome.  Donations gratefully accepted.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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450 Alger St., Fort Bragg, CA 95437

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