“It Would Be Great if You’d Have Me”: The Life and Times of Rebecca Juicing

Macklin Kowal

A survey of unsolicited emails—desperate attempts at programmation, sad pleas for acknowledgment—that Kowal began sending, under a pseudonym, to mainstream arts venues at the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic. Playful though odd, their sum is a puzzling meditation on insider/outsider dynamics and more broadly on the ethics of institutional cultural production in times of crisis, insurrection, and war.




Performance lecture