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Melody Nixon
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Biography
Melody Nixon is a New Zealand-born writer living in New York City. Her essays, criticism, and fiction have appeared in Midnight Breakfast, The Common, Hoax Publication, Bloom, and The Appendix, among others. In 2012–2014 she received support from the Ucross Foundation, Robert Wilson’s Watermill Center, Art Farm Nebraska, the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and the Ragdale Foundation. She holds an MFA in nonfiction from Columbia University and is the interviews editor of The Common, editor at large of Apogee Journal, and cocurator of Harlem’s First Person Plural Reading Series.

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Vol. 68
Inside Out: Architectures of Experience
Spring 2017
Edited by Bradford Morrow

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by Matthias Göritz
Translated by Mary Jo Bang
September 19, 2017
There where the night broke an arm
on the lamp at the end of the houses
I explain silence
September 12, 2017
this body I can’t find

is just a crow my eye was following until it slipped
through sky’s white crease
September 5, 2017
That is the true philosophical paradox: not how you can travel from point A to point B without first traversing a spatial infinity, bridging all the subdivisible points between them; but rather, how you can travel from mind A to mind B without first traversing a psychological infinity. Leaving the apartment in one frame of mind, how could you ever arrive at a new one?
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The American Book Award–winning poet, journalist, and Miles Davis biographer reads from his work
Monday, September 25, 2017
2:30 pm
Campus Center, Weis Cinema