Cover: David Wojnarowicz, Untitled (Face in Dirt)(detail), 1992–93. Gelatin silver print, 28.5 x 28.5 inches. Courtesy of the Estate of David Wojnarowicz and P•P•O•W, New York.

Volume 21, Number 3

X-TRA, Los Angeles

April 9, 2019
April 9, 2019

The new X-TRA is here! 
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In the issue:  

The Lightning Field, the Border, and Real Estate
by K-Sue Park

John Akomfrah: Signs of Empire
Sublime Seas: John Akomfrah and J. M. W. Turner
by Anuradha Vikram

David Wojnarowicz: History Keeps Me Awake at Night 
by Kate Wolf

Artist's Project 
The Waters of Lethe 
by Kandis Williams

Conversation with Kandis Williams
by Candice Lin and Shana Lutker

A Fire in Harald Szeemann's Archive
by Jon Leaver

Zoe Leonard: Survey
by Poppy Coles

Show #31: JODI
by Nick Herman

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