to the growing size of The Howl! Festival (NYC) and the substantial costs
associated with it, forced it's organizers, FEVA (Federation
of East Village Artists) to postpone their 2006 HowlFestivities
until September 2007.
were many folks that were puzzled, miffed and just downright disappointed when
this news hit the streets just days before the scheduled 2006
Howl! Festival events.
happened? That is something left to one's interpetation. Below are a few stories
from the neighborhood that shed some light to what did (and did not) happen to
cause some major gear shifting logistically and creatively.
Hysterical Canceled! -
Howl! Festival shuts up.
Milzoff - New York Magazine, August 28, 2006 Can artists transform into entrepreneurs
and capitalismos? Thats the real question. Click
Dream - by Jessica Winter - The Village Voice, September
12th, 2006 The East Village's Howl festival collapses amid mudslinging, debt,
and broken promises.
Runs Out of Breath - Hopes to Return Next
By Lincoln Anderson - The Villager, August 22, 2006 Click