REAL LIFE by Amelia Barratt
250 x 190mm, 56 pages, Black & white printing, Perfect bound, Softcover, Includes 2 flexi-discs, 2022
Real Life brings together ten spoken performance works (2018-2021) by Amelia Barratt, published here for the first time in print and audio.Written to be heard, this collection reflects the integral relationship between sound and text in Barratt's work. The artist's readings, which were mastered at Abbey Road Studios, are sampled inside on flexi disc and via a dedicated online site. The book includes newly commissioned essays by Isobel Harbison and Holly Pester, with a foreword by Alvaro Barrington.