Collaborative and Cross-Disciplinary Texts


Installation 8 by Julie Carr & Yanara Friedland

A Process Note Reallifeaninstallation is a web project designed by Phuong T. Vuong and Julie Carr to accompany Carr’s book Real Life: An Installation, (Omnidawn Books, 2018). Thirty-six hypothetical installations have been actualized in digital space by artists of diverse backgrounds, stages in their careers, and artistic practices. Galleries, art spaces, […]


Rabbit Light Movies: A Retrospective   Recently updated !

Editor’s Note Tupelo Quarterly’s Collaborative & Cross-Disciplinary is frequently home to poetry films, video poems, and multimedia work.  As part of this issue’s offerings, we are delighted to feature this retrospective of work from the archives of Joshua Marie Wilkinson’s Rabbit Light Movies.  Here, Wilkinson has chosen representative work from […]


Installation 1 by Julie Carr & Serena Chopra

A Process Note Reallifeaninstallation is a web project designed by Phuong T. Vuong and Julie Carr to accompany Carr’s book Real Life: An Installation, (Omnidawn Books, 2018). Thirty-six hypothetical installations have been actualized in digital space by artists of diverse backgrounds, stages in their careers, and artistic practices. Galleries, art spaces, […]


Installation 7 by Adrian Arias & Julie Carr

A Process Note   Reallifeaninstallation is a web project designed by Phuong T. Vuong and Julie Carr to accompany Carr’s book Real Life: An Installation, (Omnidawn Books, 2018). Thirty-six hypothetical installations have been actualized in digital space by artists of diverse backgrounds, stages in their careers, and artistic practices. Galleries, art […]


Wyoming by Tyler Truman Julian & Joshua Young

A Process Note I first started thinking about video poetry and experimental film centered on poetry as “poem-films,” because of Rabbit Light Movies and Joshua Marie Wilkinson’swork as a filmmaker (I still have burned DVDs of the films he used to mail out to subscribers).  I found beauty in the lo-fi […]


from Filthy Lucre: “Blood Money,” “Red Ink,” “Bottom Lines,” “Sell Out,” & “Sewn Up” by kerry rawlinson   Recently updated !

A Process Note These pieces are part of an ongoing body of work entitled ‘Filthy Lucre – A Visual Exploration.’ Given the latest deaths/ scandals/ confusion with crypto currency, I was inspired to explore the forms currency has taken over the centuries. I use found images of international vintage scripts or banknotes […]


Brand New Spacesuit: A Folio of Collages by John Gallaher

A Process Note I’m interested in the edges of things, where one phrase, idea, image, touches and gives way to another. In poetry, this can be a scrap of overheard dialogue, a dictionary definition, article, some thought I’m having, remembered event, or movie plot, etc. In collage, it’s a version […]


An Experimental Film: “Can You Hear the Cicadas Over the Sirens” by Dark Sparkler & Joshua Young

A Process Note This film is from a collaborative experimental video + sound project with Dark Sparkler, a Seattle-based Modular Synthesizer composer. The project is a series of (relatively) short films built on layers of video + sound with a Synth soundtrack. The video + sound (the diegetic portions of […]