The Whitney is closed today.
Demian DinéYazhi': An Infected Sunset
In conjunction with the exhibition Between the Waters, Demian DinéYazhi’ (Diné) reads selections from their poem: An Infected Sunset. This long-form descriptive prose poem is a reflection on queer sex, survival, death politics, indigenous identity, environmental injustice, and the importance of honoring community.
The evening begins with a performance by Laura Ortman (White Mountain Apache).
In-kind support is provided by Materials for the Arts | NYC Department of Cultural Affairs.
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