DYVERSE Volume 1 Issue 2

Volume 1 Issue 2October 2013

“The form you h…

“The form you have taken is not truly your own. Return to your true form and you shall be freed.”- Wong Lai-Tsao Said the monk to the Great Sage Equal to Heaven trapped… Continue reading

Check it

The first issue of the DYVERSE zine has been scanned and uploaded.  If you want a paper copy, please ask me and I will print one out for you.  Otherwise, while you are… Continue reading

Let’s talk about race. (It is uncomfortable for me too.)

Michele Norris giving a lecture on her RACE CARD Project last Friday at the Arthur Miller Theatre on North Campus.

Cut & Paste.

Materials for my zine. My favorite tool: label maker gifted by my ma when I turned 10. I am printing TOMORROW after my jury. Please tell me if you want a copy.

Words Spoken

Yesterday was my first time performing a spoken word piece. It was titled “Why I Write” and was a remediation of an essay for my Writing 220 course. It was fun and new.… Continue reading


Tomorrow I will speak about “Why I Write” at North Quad Space 2435.  It is my remediation project for Writing 220.  I have been memorizing my lines all week. I played the role… Continue reading

Ann Arbor, you’re alive!

I was worried about you.  It was a cold and stubborn winter.  Students and Arborites shared in grumpiness.  But not today (April 6). Yes, there was quite the crowd downtown for Hash Bash.… Continue reading

Ian Finkelstein’s Senior Recital

Probably the best jazz happening in Michigan on this cool and clear spring night. It is humbling to witness classmates with extraordinary talent. Also awesome to see a professor and students performing together.… Continue reading

Milhaud (mee-Yo) wrote some beats

This guy has been up around campus due to an upcoming performance of French composer, Darias Milhaud’s Oresteia Trilogy.  http://ums.org/performances/darius-milhauds-oresteian-trilogy I will be up on stage playing bass with the USO.  If there is… Continue reading

Fanzine Creation: Day 2

The collaborator list is up to 6 now (including myself).  They are all good friends.  They are people who I text regularly.  I feel respect when I am around them.  I won’t list… Continue reading

inspiration and aspiration

Précis “Riot Grrl: Revolutions from within” by Jessica Rosenberg and Gitana Garofalo What I just read sounded like me.  I want to be part of this conversation.  For the past week I have… Continue reading

The Dead Weather- I Cut Like a Buffalo

This song must stay on repeat. I identify with the bass-line. It is “damn good” and keeps it that way. No frills. People have been obsessed with the cold, the snow, going to… Continue reading