When is a public park not a park?  When it is destabilized by a roaring train, behind enemy lines, somewhere, elsewhere, here, now.   The occupied are going to occupy the occupation. 

In the Clouet Gardens ( a temporary public park) – a couple of nomadic tents, megaphones, dark money, deflated parachutes, a lawsuit, a steering wheel, a beacon of light and surveillance, and a chance to participate and resist.

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full project description on who what where page

new orleans fringe festival  

11/2014   mau schoettle  



             enter the park, past the laundry line of posted public documents and dirty money



                  to one of several desolate speaking places





a telephone dangles from above – is redress possible?


sit on the swing

can you make the call 


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The full text of The Coastal Erosion Lawsuit is being processed paragraph by paragraph in the poetry generator. In this game of CONSEQUENCE nothing more is revealed.

daylight to dusk

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surviving it up

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unpacking the installation upon arrival in new orleans

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the full text of the Coastal Erosion Lawsuit, edged in the orange fabric of jumpsuits made for the incarcerated…trying to draw out connections