Visceral, Vulnerable, Precise

“Poetry reading” doesn’t really capture Barbara’s performance style, it’s more like a cross between stand-up comedy and “stand-up meditation.”

 

America Frames

America

Official selection of Austin Micro Short Film Festival

Poem by Julia Vinograd, Performance by Barbara West
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The Cherry Tree Carol

Poem and Performance by Barbara West
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Covering Jo Carol Pierce’s “You Bother Me”

Performance by Grace Loescher & Barbara West
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Shining

Quit Shining So Much

Performance by Barbara West
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City Street in Black and White

Garbage Night

Performance by Barbara West
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Rain of Relief

Performance by Barbara West
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Downtown Davis, 7:22 A.M.

Poem by Barbara West, Photo by Claire Aviña
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Crosswalk

Cross Country

Poem by Barbara West, Photo by Claire Aviña
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Remembering the Good Times with Mike

Performance by Barbara West
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We Lost

Performance by Barbara West
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Big Cat

Performance by Barbara West
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Street Preacher

Garbage Night

Poem by Barbara West, Photo by Claire Aviña
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Flag

Wednesday He Won

Poem by Barbara West, Photo by Claire Aviña
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Billboard

Meth Girl

Performance by Barbara West, Photo by Claire Aviña
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Crosswalk Stream

The Mouth of the

Poem by Barbara West, Photo by Claire Aviña
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How to Have Fun – By Mixie the Cat

Performance by Barbara West
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The Cherry Tree Carol

Poem by Barbara West
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Barbara West in Action

Rapelling

Poem by Barbara West, Photo by Alvin Remmers
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