Miami Proper: A Funeral Procession for Juan Gelman

Added on by Jessie Aufiery.

Miami Proper is the performance and documentation of a bilingual radio broadcast of Juan Gelman's The Poems of Sidney West throughout the streets of Miami, Florida. 

The equipment used for the project.

The equipment used for the project.

Using an FM transmitter and driving his truck, artist Jordan Marty embarked on a course beyond the physical footprint of O, Miami's Edgewater Poetry & Athletics Club, disseminating the text of a fictional American cowboy's laments to those within the city proper.

A video still from the ride. 

A video still from the ride.