Ioana Friedman

Editor-in-Chief
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Location: South Orange, New Jersey
Nationality: American
Biography: Ioana Friedman was born in Bucharest, Romania, and came to the U.S. as a refugee at twelve years old. She studied visual arts at the Duke Ellington School of Arts in D.C. and earned a BFA in Media Arts from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, NY. For... read on
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Total RE-RUN by Rashad Dobbins
ioana friedman
Feb 19, 2021
Location: United States
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Monolith 202


Monolith 202 is Rashad Dobbins' column reflecting the present culture through a futuristic lens. His new poem narrates the insurrection and second acquittal in the United States:

"We witnessed Authoritarian tradition
and in traditional compliance
Will civilians submerge
in a Democratic sleep
dreaming as sheep
comfortably awakened
to a laboured slumber
where dreams are installed
by electric goats"

Total RE-RUN | By Rashad Dobbins | Monolith 202 | The Daring
Insurrection sparked in the crowd's saliva / Human flames shattered D.C.'s dome / They said they lit it / cuz their leader told them / He was unresponsive / until treason and impeachment charges / rung out
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