Archives: Review

Alisoun Sings and hystoricism

“Bergvall’s historically multiple language creates a space where all that is transgressive, opaque, and mobile from the medieval and the contemporary meet”. Review by Toby Altman on Alisoun Sings & the trilogy. Chicago Review.
Issue 63:03/04 Winter/Spring 2020

Collective Poesy

The disruptive pleasures of Alisoun Sings. A review by Charles Theonia. Oct 2020. Jacket 2

Poetry Among & In The Midst

Came across this article again archived as PDF. Around Cecilia Vicuña and my own performative “interart” practices. Denise Newman. World Literature Today.

Dawn performance draws crowd on roof of Gaelic College.

In collaboration with Gaelic speakers on the island, Bergvall devised a powerful and entrancing piece, which took the audience on a sonic journey as the sun rose above the mountains. The dawn chorus’ of birds and a passing rain shower added to a multifaceted work.