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INTERVIEW: Matana Roberts

Eric Lewis, Matana Roberts

Published: 2010-08-14

An interview with Matana Roberts in which she discusses her use of historical and familial narratives, along with improvisation, in the Coin Coin performance project.

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Listening itself, an improvisative act engaged in by everyone, announces a practice of active engagement with the world, where we sift, interpret, store and forget, in parallel with action and fundamentally articulated with it ("Mobilitas Animi" 113).

– George E. Lewis