Entries from March 2018

Thursday, March 29th, 2018

Yoko Tawada Multi-Cultural Performance

Sitting in ATS waiting for Yoko Tawada to be introduced, I’ll admit that I wasn’t sure what to expect. I had heard that it was a multicultural performance, but I wasn’t sure what this entailed. After Tawada had been introduced, I found myself wondering what exactly she was doing with the string, but I was […]

Thursday, March 29th, 2018

Yoko Tawada

First of all, wow! It was such an amazing experience to see her in class and have the opportunity to ask specific questions. I also loved seeing her preform in Japanese and German. From just seeing her in person these past couple days, and watching the way she preforms, and speaks, she just seems so […]

Thursday, March 29th, 2018

Yoko Tawada Reading

After attending the Yoko Tawada reading, I was fascinated by her 2o poems about being in Japan after the 2011 Nuclear Crisis. I thought it was interesting that she read the poems in Japanese because as she said in class, these memories happened in Japanese so she wrote the poems in Japanese. She had some […]