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Lynn Marie Kirby visits Etel Adnan


I went to visit Etel at the beginning of November to work on a project together for Kadist in San Francisco. Here are two images of Etel Adnan in her apartment on Rue Madame in Paris. Etel did the beautiful book Premonition published by Kelsey Street in 2014.   Back in …

Poet and artist Etel Adnan
Photo by Simone Fattal

Laura Sydell of NPR on Premonition and other Etel Adnan news

Thanks to Laura Sydell, Digital Culture Correspondent for NPR (National Public Radio), for her thoughtful remarks: Etel Adnan’s aptly named Premonition is a wizened work that finds simple beauty in “a beloved face” and more than words can say “in another tempest, this one in me.” The poem is like waking from …