In this preview of the mixtape 𝐼𝑡'𝑠 𝐴 𝑄𝑢𝑒𝑠𝑡𝑖𝑜𝑛 𝑂𝑓 𝑃𝑜𝑤𝑒𝑟, 𝐼𝑠𝑛'𝑡 𝐼𝑡? we present the work of DJ and scholar Lynnée Denise and poet and theatermaker Mathieu Charles. Two of the many remarkable guests who contributed to this mixtape.
A sonic epilogue that touches on the nightmares haunting the afterlives of slavery and colonialism. In his poem, Mathieu Charles responds to these known -isms that keep tormenting him, us, the ones before us: racism, sexism, capitalism.
the rhythm of labor
Inspired by sonsbeek’s investigation of ‘the ways history of labour and the working class reflects and is framed by issues such as race, gender, class structure, geographical distance, and politics,’ DJ Lynnée Denise created 𝑇ℎ𝑒 𝑅𝑦𝑡ℎ𝑚 𝑜𝑓 𝐿𝑎𝑏𝑜𝑟, a sonic blend drawn from a preexisting multi-media essay.