Perennial #3: Mark von Schlegell

About this event

Mark von Schlegell: Reading

Mark von Schlegell (born in the US, based in Cologne) began his career as a cultural critic to become a science fiction author. He is the author of the novelette High Wichita and the novels Venusia (2005) and Mercury Station (2009) both published by M.I.T./Semiotext(e). His experimental fiction and cultural criticism appears regularly in the international art community (his recent essay Dan Graham science fiction can be read at Mark Von Schlegell is the curator of the group-exhibition Distopia, currently showing at the CAPC musée d'art contemporain in Bordeaux.

The reading for this occasion is entitled The secret life of a sentient plant.