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Sister Spit

Writing, Rants and Reminiscence from the Road

by Michelle Tea

  • 392 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by City Lights Books in San Francisco, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lesbians" writings, American,
  • Women authors,
  • American literature,
  • Feminist literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Michelle Tea
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS647.W6 S56 2012
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Pagination188p.
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25331333M
    ISBN 100872865665
    ISBN 109780872865662
    LC Control Number2012019960

      Michelle is a cofounder and cohost of Sister Spit and has two books out, The Passionate Mistakes and Intricate Corruption of One Girl in America (Semiotext) and Valencia (Seal Press). You can find so much of her other work in several anthologies. Decem / .   When the book came out I was recovering from hip surgery so it was enough just to keep up with the interviews and readings in NYC. Getting to San Francisco for a reading organized by Michelle Tea felt like a mystical spiritual necessity, since it was the Sister Spit tour that inspired me to keep.

    Tea is the Founding Artistic Director of RADAR Productions, a queer-feminist literary non-profit in San Francisco and is the editor of Sister Spit Books, an imprint of City Lights. Her writing has appeared in The Believer, n+1, Buzzfeed, The Bold Italic, Marie Claire, and many other print and web publications. Photo by Jenn Rosenstein. In September, Sister Spit: Writing, Rants, and Reminiscence From the Road, the first title from Sister Spit’s new book imprint (in partnership with the legendary publisher City Lights), hits.

    In , Michelle Tea and Sini Anderson formed Sister Spit, a queer feminist collective. The group hosted weekly open mic nights in San Francisco, which attracted local and underground talent, as well as more established writers such as Mary Gaitskill, Eileen Myles, and Beth Lisick. Read Eileen Myles’ Excerpt from the New Sister Spit Anthology. Author: Paige Cohen Septem For all of you lovers of LGBTQ literature eagerly awaiting the release of Sister Spit’s debut anthology—indeed, the day has finally Spit: Writing, .


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Sister Spit by Michelle Tea Download PDF EPUB FB2

CRISTY C. ROAD, a New York City rabblerouser and author/illustrator of the book Indestructible. Plus, tour tales from 90s Sister Spit survivors, performance by local Baby Remember contributors, and special guest hosting from Sex Worker Art Show Tour's Annie Oakley.

Sister Spit, for the uninitiated, is a group of queer poets/writers/performers who would randomly van up and trundle around the country, reading their work at various colleges, bars, and whatever other wimmin-friendly venues they could find.

Some of the pieces in here were delivered at stops on the tour. Others are road diaries/5. "Sister Spit: Writings, Rants and Reminiscence from the Road is a genuine, honest and funny collection of stories.

It captures the provocative, brazen and high-energy nature of Sister Spit, though it reads like a personal journal."—/5(3). Co-founded in by award-winning writer Michelle Tea, Sister Spit is an underground cultural institution, a gender-bending writers' cabaret that brings a changing roster of both emerging writers and some of the most important queer and counterculture artists of the day to universities, art galleries, community spaces and other venues across the country and : City Lights Books.

Sister Spit. The inaugural book of the City Lights/Sister Spit Series. A collection of writing and artwork from Sister Spit, the hilariously feminist, gender-bending, genre-busting literary roadshow. Named "Best Place to Hear Silver-Tongued She-Devils" by the San Francisco Bay Guardian, Sister Spit was one of the most popular events for queer women and Bay Area poets of all genders to attend, featuring writers such as Mary Gaitskill, Eileen Myles and Beth Lisick, as well as hundreds of up-and-coming and emerging writers.

BySister Spit took their show on the road, staging their cabaret. This item: Haiti Glass (City Lights/Sister Spit) by Lenelle Moïse Paperback $ Only 12 left Sister Spit book stock (more on the way).

Ships from and sold by FREE Shipping on orders over $ Details. Annihilation: A Novel (The Southern Reach Trilogy (1)) by Jeff VanderMeer Paperback $/5(6). I look at the Sister Spit book as an important landmark; a place that documents in their own words one of the most important creative forces of our time.

So many of us have come to age to Sister Spit and it’s only appropriate that this book be the inaugural release of City Light Book’s new Sister Spit Imprint being headed by Michelle Tea.

Sister Spit began in San Francisco in the s as a weekly, girls-only open mic that was an alternative to the misogyny-soaked poetry open mics popular around the city (and the nation) at that time.

"Sister Spit: Writings, Rants and Reminiscence from the Road is a genuine, honest and funny collection of stories. It captures the provocative, brazen and high-energy nature of Sister Spit, though it reads like a personal journal."--Art Animal "Raw, real, and riotous/5(2).

• Sister Spit is a wildly popular touring group of queer-centric, feminist, sex-positive performance-writers -- each year's tour presents a new mix of fresh young voices paired with popular veteran writers who perform their works to sell-out : City Lights Publishers.

Co-founded in by award-winning writer Michelle Tea, Sister Spit is an underground cultural institution, a gender-bending writers' cabaret that brings a changing roster of both emerging writers and some of the most important queer and counterculture artists of the day to universities, art galleries, community spaces, and other venues across the country and worldwide.

Beth Lisick is a performer and the author of four books, including the NY Times bestseller Everybody Into the Pool. Her latest book, Yokohama Threeway, is forthcoming from Sister Spit press in fall She is also the co-founder of San Francisco’s Porchlight Storytelling Series.

San Francisco author Michelle Tea has teamed up with City Lights Publishers to launch the Sister Spit imprint with Tea’s Sister Spit: Writings, Rants, and Reminiscence from the Road (September. Her first book, Rad American Women A-Z, illustrated by Miriam Klein Stahl, is forthcoming on Lil Sister Spit/City Lights.

Like all children’s A-Z books, this one illustrates the alphabet—but instead of A is for Apple or Alligator, A is for Angela—as in Angela Davis, the iconic Black Panther. Largehearted Boy: Book Notes. From the Inside Out: Radical Gender Transformation, FTM and Beyond. Original Plumbing #3: Health & Safer Sex Issue.

Qs ed. by Sarah Gottesdiener. Greatest Spits: Sister Spit. I Spit on Your Country: Sister Spit. Published Works Cooper Lee Bombardier Aug Read "Sister Spit Writing, Rants and Reminiscence from the Road" by available from Rakuten Kobo.

• Michelle Tea's previous novel "Valencia" is currently being made into a movie by 21 directors, each directing a chapte Brand: City Lights Publishers. Sister Spit at the IPRC. Posted on Janu ; by iprc; in Calendar; Sister Spit, the legendary queer-feminist literary roadshow returns to Portland for one night at the IPRC, with live performance touching on race, gender, body politics, sex, glamour, violence, forgiveness and heroine-worship.

Featuring body positivity activist Virgie Tovar, creator of #losehatenotweight and editor of. Like sands through the hourglass, so are the tours of Sister Spit. We keep going, and the audience keeps showing up with their ironing boards.

My dad calls that a win-win situation. Come on by your internet check-out stand and read all the latest installments in our log book. Are Michelle and Sini the Bo and Hope of tomorrow. Sister Spit, the legendary queer-feminist literary roadshow returns to Portland for one night at the IPRC, with live performance touching on race, gender, body politics, sex.

The Mission is the place I met Sister Spit-members Ali Liebegott and Rhiannon Argo (separately) to interview about life as a queer author and their involvement with Sister Spit. Ali Liebegott I meet Ali in a cafe in The Mission, where she works and lives, a few weeks after the performance.Sally Warner has 43 books on Goodreads with ratings.

Sally Warner’s most popular book is EllRay Jakes Is Not a Chicken.Get this from a library! Sister spit: writing, rants & reminiscence from the road. [Michelle Tea;] -- "A collection of writing and artwork from the irreverent, flagrantly queer, hilariously feminist, tough-talking, genre-busting ruffians who have toured with the legendary Sister Spit.

Co-founded in.