Tense Forms presents their Saturation Series

monthly evenings of readings, film and music

Dark in Here

September 22nd, 2006 at 08:00 pm

absence, the lonely road, and the dark places are explored in music by the Never, Stone Jack Jones, in performance by the Amandas and in verse by Joshua Dumas.

Youth, Innocence and Doubt

July 21st, 2006 at 08:00 pm

image by: Kirk Bravender

a celebration of the joys and troubles of childhood!

w/ Jenny Walton-Wetzel reading her short story The Armors;

a screening of Kate Raney’s cut paper animation, including her film Mapping the Length Between;

and music by Casiotone for the Painfully Alone, This Song Is A Mess But So Am I, This Story, Arrah and the Ferns.

Growing Things

June 16th, 2006 at 09:00 pm

image by: Matt Rose/Kirk Bravender

a celebration of green and growing things!

with a presention by Ken Dunn of the Resource Center;

the Chicago premier of The Child’s Garden of Peace which documents three years of work creating a community garden with the children, parents and grandparents of Santo Angelo, Brazil;

and music by Root Shoot Leaf.

Muted Tones

May 19th, 2006 at 08:00 pm

image by: Kirk Bravender

a wrap-up party for the last two years of our online music series

with Film:
Rabidt Manifestor by Jessica Billey
War is a Force that Gives Us Meaning by Neil Jendon

and Music by:
Steve Quantock
Things Falling Apart