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Rob Young discusses Pauline Oliveros with Emily Manzo and Alvin Curran, and talks to Jace Clayton and Hans-Joachim Roedelius at the 2017 edition of Knoxville's Big Ears festival

The Wire's Rob Young went to Knoxville, Tennessee, in March to host a series of talks and a panel discussion at Big Ears festival. His guests included: Emily Manzo and Alvin Curran talking about the life and works of Pauline Oliveros, Jace Clayton aka DJ Rupture presenting his new book Uproot followed by a discussion about the title, and Hans-Joachim Roedelius, who also read an excerpt of his new publication Das Buch.

Big Ears festival ran between 23–27 March 2017.