Noeuds d’écoute (2019)
Performance, Paper thread spun from dictionaries
Sackville, New Brunswick. Photo: Karen Trask

“It’s early on a Saturday morning, and there are seven of us huddled together in a living room on the Atlantic coast near Cocagne, New Brunswick. Jean-Pierre Caissie, assistant director of the Association acadienne des artistes professionnels du Nouveau-Brunswick, has brought me and my two student interns, Suzanne Cormier and Fanny Rasoamiaramanana, to the homes of Raymond and Alcida Maillet and their son, Robert. It’s my third month of a two-year joint residency with the Université de Moncton in Moncton and Mount Allison University in Sackville, New Brunswick.”

(Read the full article in Vie des Arts's last issue, on page 46.)