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Book launch + reading for Claudia La Rocco at The Kitchen Sept 8

Badlands is pleased to co-host a book launch and reading for Claudia La Rocco's new title The Best Most Useless Dress at The Kitchen September 8 at 6pm. Acclaimed choreographer Ralph Lemon will open the evening with a special surprise and La Rocco will read from her book. The Kitchen's director Tim Griffin will engage La Rocco in a conversation about writing and its relationship to poetry and performance. La Rocco will be available to sign books afterwards. Come and celebrate this groundbreaking new collection of writings by one of the most incisive critic and poet working today. Claudia La Rocco: The Best Most Useless Dress A reading and book launch The Kitchen, 6pm, September 8 512 West 19th Street New York, NY 10011