Episode 03 - Gabrielle Civil

GABRIELLE CIVIL is a black feminist performance artist, originally from Detroit, MI. She has premiered fifty original performance art works around the world tackling race, body, politics, grief, and desire. She is the author of the performance memoirs Swallow the Fish and Experiments in Joy. She teaches Creative Writing & Critical Studies at the California Institute of the Arts

The child of Haitian and African American parents – in this episode Gabrielle speaks on education, revolutionary heroes, family legends and Black experimental fem women art makers.

More about Gabrielle and all our guest artists HERE.





Sharon Bridgforth