blog archive: 03 2012

To Complicate the Performative and Enliven the Literary


Jon Cotner and Andy Fitch Reflect on Collaboration

Laura Wetherington: Could you talk about how your conversation art is conceived, composed, and produced? Do you use storyboards or other planning methods? Is there a kind of editing that comes in mid-conversation, or do you edit in any way after the fact?

Andy Fitch: Every line in our 300-page Conversations over Stolen Food comes from unscripted recorded conversation. At the same time, each sentence has been compressed,…continue reading