Tricia Vessey | The New Engagement

Tricia Vessey

Tricia Vessey

Tricia Vessey

Tricia Vessey is a writer, director, and actress who lives in New York City. As an actress, she has co-starred in the feature films Trouble Every Day, directed by Claire Denis, Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai, directed by Jim Jarmusch, Town & Country, opposite Diane Keaton and Warren Beatty, Nobody Needs to Know, directed by Azazel Jacobs, and Bean with Rowan Atkinson, amongst others. She studied writing at Brooklyn College. Her experimental new media project ITPO premiered at The International Film Festival Rotterdam. She is currently working on a collection of short stories and an animated series.

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By Tricia Vessey

The subaltern readies her defense.

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Flash Fiction Contest
On May 1st, we announced the winners of our Flash Fiction Contest: Thomas Garcia (1st), Rick Krizman (2nd), and Rios de la Luz (3rd). Read more.

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