Top Tens

UbuWeb Top Ten
January 2014
Selected by Sasha Frere-Jones

1. Peggy Ahwesh She Puppet (2001)
2. Yvonne Rainer Hand Movie (1966)
3. Johanna Drucker Diagrammatic Writing (2013) [PDF]
4. Leslie Thornton Peggy and Fred In Kansas (1987)
5. Spartacus Chetwynd The Call of The Wild (2007)
6. Laurie Anderson Difficult Listening Hour (1986)
7. Sue de Beer The Ghosts (2011)
8. Pina Bausch Café Müller (1978)
9. Alison Knowles Thirty Years’ Audio Survey (1962-1992)
10. Gertrude Stein The Making of Americans (read by Gregory Laynor in 2008)

Sasha Frere-Jones is a writer and musician. With the band Ui, Frere-Jones released five albums, including Lifelike (1998) and Answers (2002). Staff writer and pop critic for The New Yorker since 2004, Frere-Jones will be an Artist In Residence at Park Avenue Armory during 2014. Frere-Jones is the co-founder of arts collective BATAN, and his critical writing has been compiled in various books. He no longer has a dog.