feria: a poempark & movie
My friend Oana Avasilichioaei recently released her latest book of poetry, feria: a poempark (amazon link):
Oana Avasilichioaei deftly dismantles language and landscape in a whirling collection of poetry. feria is a poetic frolic in Vancouver’s Hastings Park eluding boundaries of landscape, time and narrative. Avasilichioaei writes and rewrites over this image, interpreting its evolving layers. Park and book coincide, and the author finds herself asking what is natural, what is language, and whose voices are we listening to. This is a book that pulls the reader into a wild ride, leaving you breathless but exilirated by the end.
Part of the project included shooting a beautiful film, which was done by another friend of mine, Theirry Collins: