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Anderson's exchange with jfk became integral to her on-going multimedia work 'the language of the future', an exploration of the artist's memories of jack kennedy and the american narrative. Anderson, laurie, 1947- [laura phillips laurie anderson (born june 5, 1947) is an american experimental performance artist, composer and musician who plays violin and keyboards and sings in a variety of experimental music and art rock styles. An unforgettable encounter with glenda jackson laurie anderson reinvents the book tour and the loss of artist and photographer laura aguilar, whose subjects were her own body and chicano. She is a musician, performance artist, composer, fiction writer, and filmmaker (her most recent foray, heart of a dog, was lauded as an experimental marvel by the los angeles times) anderson moves seamlessly between the music world and the fine-art world while maintaining her stronghold in both.
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