Bunk Bed Conversations

In March 2010, Cabinet inaugurated a series of bunk bed conversations, exploring the public potential of this most private, archaic, and companionable of American scenes. See each conversation's page for images and audio.

"The Dream of Reason"
D. Graham Burnett & Jeff Dolven
3 March 2011

"On Friendship, Intimacy, Tact, and Turtles"
Svetlana Boym & Leland de la Durantaye
21 May 2010

"Memory Is Your Own Museum"
Albert Mobilio & Geoffrey O'Brien
16 April 2010

"The Poetics of Sleep"
Jeff Dolven & Wayne Koestenbaum
25 March 2010

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