Paper Clip is a weekly compilation of online articles, artifacts and other—old, new, and sometimes BOMB-related.
1. Theo Altenberg discusses the recent trend of painting as performance tracing back its lineage to the legend of Martin Luther and the devil, via Frieze magazine.
3. Clarice Lispector mesmerized Latin American audiences by the time she turned 23-years-old. Now renown as one of the most important Jewish writers since Kafka, New Directions and The Center for Fiction team up to discuss her recently translated works. BOMBlog will be publishing an exclusive excerpt for this week’s Word Choice.
4. “There is a great tradition in solitary America of being in love with reality,” Jean-Luc Godard once wrote of Rob Tregenza’s Talking to Strangers. Light Industry will be screening Tregenza’s film, featuring an introduction by Matt Porterfield.