from Cento Magazine
The Outrageously Invoked Tradition
via Eleanor Antin, Vito Acconci, & Edward Dorn
Does it anticipate & disarm,
or fail through its familiarity?
Does she anticipate
(r)(p)unning the old
war(e)ho(r)(u)se into the (ground) (round)?
Did she decide on its "conceptual tone"?
In what direction was the arrow aimed?
(a term so cool
it can't be bothered):
"It passed thru Conceptual Gap
but missed Truth or Consequences
on one of its gay loops."