Author Archives: Joan Schuman

Haus

Home: Four walls around a block and air from amid all that burgeoning, billowing matter with claws of stone, pinning it down. A house is your third skin. —Jenny Erpenbeck, Visitation   A written tapestry, like Erpenbeck’s pummeling text, is

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Haus

Home: Four walls around a block and air from amid all that burgeoning, billowing matter with claws of stone, pinning it down. A house is your third skin. —Jenny Erpenbeck, Visitation   A written tapestry, like Erpenbeck’s pummeling text, is

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Undulating Fabric of Time

What is a ghost? Karen Werner’s disembodied sonic artistry has a wraith-like way of arriving, like a stealth radio signal. Summon up one of those Viennese apartment dwellers, opening her door, quickly closing it after shaking out a rug, a blast of dust floating down the stairwell in the morning light. Listen + Read.

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Undulating Fabric of Time

What is a ghost? Karen Werner’s disembodied sonic artistry has a wraith-like way of arriving, like a stealth radio signal. Summon up one of those Viennese apartment dwellers, opening her door, quickly closing it after shaking out a rug, a blast of dust floating down the stairwell in the morning light. Listen + Read.

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Haunting: A Conversation with Karen Werner

But you and even me as listener are not the same as this invisible witness inside the piece. We are hovering somewhere groundless. Are we the ghosts? READ

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Haunting: A Conversation with Karen Werner

But you and even me as listener are not the same as this invisible witness inside the piece. We are hovering somewhere groundless. Are we the ghosts? READ

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Lost among the Penny Dreadfuls – Marjorie Van Halteren

A podcaster-sound artist discerns why we listen and why we compose via a duet with herself—an audible message, slipped into a bottle and sailed over the ocean. LISTEN.

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Lost among the Penny Dreadfuls – Marjorie Van Halteren

A podcaster-sound artist discerns why we listen and why we compose via a duet with herself—an audible message, slipped into a bottle and sailed over the ocean. LISTEN.

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Leaf Catching ~ Magnus Genioso

“We remix everyday ambience … we throw out more and more of those weird-shape leaves … now did this work?” LISTEN.

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Leaf Catching ~ Magnus Genioso

“We remix everyday ambience … we throw out more and more of those weird-shape leaves … now did this work?” LISTEN.

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Circuit

    Leaf Catching ~ Magnus Genioso Close the eyes, listen to Magnus Genioso’s river walk. Sound shapes our sense of place, he says, defines our environment. Through the independent podcast, Where@bouts, his collaborative cohorts remix sounds to further emplace,

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Circuit

    Leaf Catching ~ Magnus Genioso Close the eyes, listen to Magnus Genioso’s river walk. Sound shapes our sense of place, he says, defines our environment. Through the independent podcast, Where@bouts, his collaborative cohorts remix sounds to further emplace,

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Transmission

Sounds, imagined and voiced, construct a blended conversation in six parts between three podcasters upending generic storytelling genres:

 

Lily Sloane
Garrett Tiedemann
Nick van der Kolk

 

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Transmission

Sounds, imagined and voiced, construct a blended conversation in six parts between three podcasters upending generic storytelling genres:

 

Lily Sloane
Garrett Tiedemann
Nick van der Kolk

 

LISTEN.

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Signal

Lost Among the Penny Dreadfuls ~ Marjorie Van Halteren Imagine sitting with Marjorie’s old cat, as she surmises the instance of listening and making radio; of making, now, a podcast that meanders through sound artistry—often a duet with herself and

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Signal

Lost Among the Penny Dreadfuls ~ Marjorie Van Halteren Imagine sitting with Marjorie’s old cat, as she surmises the instance of listening and making radio; of making, now, a podcast that meanders through sound artistry—often a duet with herself and

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Radio without scaffolding

“Podcasting is built out of a referent, it’s constantly trying to justify its existence by other means, rather than simply being.”
—Garrett Tiedemann, The White Whale

 

Eight practitioners have been bending noises since the very birth of the RSS towards those podcast experiments launched just this year. Won’t you join us for the conversations? LISTEN + READ.

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Radio without scaffolding

“Podcasting is built out of a referent, it’s constantly trying to justify its existence by other means, rather than simply being.”
—Garrett Tiedemann, The White Whale

 

Eight practitioners have been bending noises since the very birth of the RSS towards those podcast experiments launched just this year. Won’t you join us for the conversations? LISTEN + READ.

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Uncoil

To uncoil connotes a traveling round and round. Loops converge and ravel one another.   Adriene Lilly – Channel, Loop, Circle A woman talks about the physical manifestations of her anxiety and obsessive thought processes. It’s a brief meditation on

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Uncoil

To uncoil connotes a traveling round and round. Loops converge and ravel one another.   Adriene Lilly – Channel, Loop, Circle A woman talks about the physical manifestations of her anxiety and obsessive thought processes. It’s a brief meditation on

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