Interview with Reverend Billy and Savitri D (2007)

Interview with Reverend Billy (William Talen) and Savitri D. of the Church of Stop Shopping, conducted by Jill Lane as a part of the 6th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, celebrated in June of 2007 in Buenos Aires, Argentina under the title CORPOLÍTICAS en las Américas: Formaciones de Raza, Clase y Género / Body Politics in the Americas: Formations of Race, Class and Gender

Interview with Reverend Billy (William Talen) and Savitri D. of the Church of Stop Shopping, conducted by Jill Lane as a part of the 6th Encuentro of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, celebrated in June of 2007 in Buenos Aires, Argentina under the title CORPOLÍTICAS en las Américas: Formaciones de Raza, Clase y Género / Body Politics in the Americas: Formations of Race, Class and Gender

Biography

Reverend Billy and Savitri D. are performers based in New York, United States. The couple directs the Church of Stop Shopping, a radical performance community that uses the styles of fundamentalist televangelism and works within the tradition of The Civil Rights Movement, The Liberation priesthood of Latin America and ACT-UP.

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Additional Info

  • TItle: Interview with Reverend Billy and Savitri D
  • Alternate Title: Interview with William Talen & Savitri Durkee (the Church of Stop Shopping)
  • Date: 11 Jun 2007
  • Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Interviewee: Reverend Billy and Savitri D
  • Interviewer: Jill Lane
  • Duration: 00:23:55
  • Language: English