Author Archives: Avi Alpert

Machete at the American Comparative Literature Association

Machete Group Members Avi Alpert and Gabriel Rockhill are organizing a panel at next year’s ACLA in New York. Description below. Interested parties should submit abstracts through the ACLA’s website.   The Times of Social Transformation: Narratives of Change and … Continue reading

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Occupy Time

October 6th, City Hall, 1pm Join Machete Group members Avi Alpert and Gabriel Rockhill as they take part in a teach-in to usher in the second year of the Occupy Movement. Alpert and Rockhill will be discussing how the Occupy … Continue reading

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Fall Update

While the Blog was down this summer, a few Machete Group member activities occurred. Here is a sample: Alexi Kukuljevic spoke on the topic, “Almost Nothing” at the annual MaMa conference in Zabgeb. Gabriel Rockhill took part in the conference … Continue reading

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Attention w/ The Order of the Third Bird

SATURDAY / 26 / MAY/ 2012 / 2PM Institute of Contemporary Art @ University of Pennsylvania 118 S. 36th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 · 215 898-7108  As part of their participation in First Among Equals, Machete Group has organized a series … Continue reading

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Unsearchable

6:30PM, Wednesday May 23 @ the ICA Philadelphia A lecture-performance presented by Avi Alpert, Danny Snelson, and Mashinka Firunts. As part of their participation in First Among Equals, Machete Group has organized a series of performances that will take place … Continue reading

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Machete and Shifter at the ICA: “The Intention of the Unintentional”

SATURDAY / 28 / APRIL / 2012 / 2PM Institute of Contemporary Art @ University of Pennsylvania 118 S. 36th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 · 215 898-7108  As part of their participation in First Among Equals, Machete Group has organized a … Continue reading

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Dictionary of the Present at the ICA

WEDNESDAY / 28 / MARCH / 2012 / 6:30PM WHENEVER WEDNESDAY Institute of Contemporary Art 118 S. 36th St. Philadelphia, PA 19104-3289  In conjunction with First Among Equals, a presentation of the Machete Group’s Dictionary of the Present.  Are there a set of … Continue reading

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