[KEYNOTE COMMISSION] Guilt: The Politics of the Pleasure State by Edith Podesta

Experiential / Participatory  |  Festival Highlights, Keynote Commissions  |  English

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A man coping with the devastating loss of his partner, documents his journey to reclaim the helplessness of his last days, coming to terms with grief through a recorded memory of pleasure – a list to connect her to him across the divide.

In this sonic performance poem in 5 acts, experience a constellation of everyday pleasures. Written and performed by Edith Podesta, with additional voiceovers by Remesh Panicker and Karen Tan, and sound design by Joel Fernandez this work invites listeners to connect with their bodies, its pleasure, and its guilt.