May 27th (7pm) playback performance of the Destroyer of Naivetés recording by Cave Bacchus (Black Sifichi, Joseph Nechvatal & Rhys Chatham) at Harvestworks 596 Broadway, #602 NYC 10012 (Phone: 212-431-1130) Entry is free of cost.
Destroyer of Naivetés is a 1 hour 10 minute musical recording by Cave Bacchus (Black Sifichi, Joseph Nechvatal & Rhys Chatham) of Joseph Nechvatal’s sex farce poetry book Destroyer of Naivetés that was released last year on Punctum Books. Destroyer of Naivetés is an epic passion poem, powerfully read by Black Sifichi, that takes up a position of excess from within a society that believes that the less you conceal, the stranger you become. All music created by Rhys Chatham. The recording Destroyer of Naivetés will be released this year on the Entr’acte label out of Antwerp.
Destroyer of Naivetés (book)