Pamela Sneed

Pamela Sneed (born in Boston, MA, USA; lives in New York City, NY, USA) is a  poet, writer, performer and visual artist. She is author of Imagine Being More Afraid of Freedom than Slavery, KONG and Other Works and a chaplet, Gift by Belladonna. She has been featured in the New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, Time Out, Bomb, VIBE, and on the cover of New York Magazine. She has appeared in Art Forum, The Huffington Post and Hyperallergic. She has performed at the Whitney Museum, Brooklyn Museum, Poetry Project, NYU and Pratt Universities, Smack Mellon Gallery, MCA, The High Line, Performa, Danspace, The Bessies, Performance Space, Joes Pub, The Public Theater, SMFA at Tufts, BRIC and was an artist- in- residence at Pratt University, Denniston Hill and Poet-Linc, Lincoln Center Education. Her short story book Sweet Dreams was published by Belladonna in April 2018. She has received a performance commission from Denniston Hill in 2020 and will publish a poetry and prose manuscript with City Lights in Fall 2020.


Camilo Godoy

Location: 259 Lake Shore Blvd East

En Vivo y En Directo is a performance in the form of a live news variety show hosted by Camilo Godoy. Guests include New York-based artist Pamela Sneed, Toronto-based academic Andil Gosine, and musicians Maryem Tollar and Ernie Tollar. Together they will engage with topics ranging from current and historical…

Pamela Sneed

Location: Small Arms Inspection Building (2019)

Following Pamela Sneed’s participation in Camilo Godoy’s En Vivo y En Directo on September 27th at 259 Lake Shore, this New-York based poet, writer, performer and artist will offer readings of her work. Adrian Blackwell’s two interrelated structures at 259 Lake Shore Blvd E and the Small Arms Inspection Building…