A Past of Plank and Nail

Jessica Bardsley

2013, 06:00 minutes, black & white, sound, no dialogue

TAPECODE 2130.00

A Past of Plank and Nail depicts American poet Emily Dickinson’s home, now preserved as a museum. Images of household furniture, familial ephemera, Dickinson’s famed white dress, and the house’s worn walls evoke a presence, an audible spectre that still lingers.

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