Book Launch The Geologic Imagination & New Year’s Reception
Sonic Acts and Gonzo (Circus) invite you to celebrate the start of the New Year on Saturday 17 January 2015 at De Balie Amsterdam. Sonic Acts officially launches their new book with an afternoon filled with Geologic Imagination, following a book launch at the Kunsthall in Bergen, Norway. Timothy Morton, one of the contributors to the book, will reflect on Dark Ecology, thinking at Earth magnitude and The Geologic Imagination. DJs from Gonzo (Circus) will provide a soundtrack of adventurous music. More speakers to be announced soon. The Geologic Imagination (336 pp.) is a richly illustrated collection of essays, visual contributions and interviews. The publication is accompanied by unearthed, a new sound work by BJ Nilsen. The book contains essays by Timothy Morton, Douglas Kahn, Paul Bogard, Michael Welland and Raviv Ganchrow; interviews with Dipesh Chakrabarty, Matthew Coolidge, Liam Young, Noortje Marres, Kodwo Eshun, Kurt Hentschläger, and Mario de Vega; and visual contributions by Femke Herregraven, Mirna Belina, Ellsworth & Kruse, the Center for Land Use Interpretation, Marijn de Jong, and BJ Nilsen & Karl Lemieux. Pre-order the book now! Saturday 17 January 2015 at 16.00 De Balie, Amsterdam Admission is free, but please reserve via reservations[at]sonicacts[.]com and join our Facebook event.