Unfolding Language Literary Series

The Broad and The Library Foundation of Los Angeles’ ALOUD series explores the centrality of authors and poets to Johns’ creative practice by presenting two evenings of readings by contemporary authors, who will present verses from Johns’ literary muses, including Samuel Beckett, Ted Berrigan, Louis-Ferdinand Céline, Hart Crane, Frank O’Hara and Herman Melville, as well as read from their own work. 


  • Thursday, Mar. 22, 7:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, Apr. 12, 7:30 p.m.

Co-presented by

Past Programs in this Series

Hanif Abdurraqib © Andrew Cenci; Brendan Constantine; Amy Gerstler

Thursday, April 12, 2018 | 7:30 p.m.

Rigoberto González; Douglas Kearney © Rafael Hernandez; Chris Kraus © Carissa Gallo

Thursday, March 22, 2018 | 7:30 p.m.