Lara Downes “Just Like A Woman” Episode 2 – Safiya Sinclair and Sarah Kirkland Snider
Pianist Lara Downes is creating Just Like A Woman: a series of music videos featuring the work of women writers and composers, as an opportunity for women’s voices to come together to come together in the expression of shared desires, dreams and destinies.
Episode 1: Safiya Sinclair and Sarah Kirkland Snider
Poet Safiya Sinclair reads her poem “Hands” from her collection “Cannibal”, and Lara Downes performs “The Currents” by composer Sarah Kirkland Snider.
“Hands” appears in Cannibal by Safiya Sinclair and is used by permission of the University of Nebraska Press. Copyright 2016 by the Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska.