Demian DinéYazhi’: An Infected Sunset
Whitney Museum of American Art
Demian DinéYazhi´ with Ginger Dunnill. "BURYING WHITE SUPREMACY". Digital video, color, sound; 4:01 min.
In conjunction with the exhibition Between the Waters on view at The Whitney Museum of American Art, Demian DinéYazhi’ (Diné) reads selections from his poem: An Infected Sunset. This long-form descriptive prose poem is a reflection on queer sex, survival, death politics, indigenous identity, environmental injustice, and the importance of honoring community.
The evening begins with a performance by Laura Ortman (White Mountain Apache).
This event will be held on floor 3, Susan and John Hess Family Gallery and Theater