Christopher Moylan is an artist and writer based in Centerport, Long Island.
Plans are underway for an Occupy arts festival in the suburbs: Occufest in the Occuburbs. The initial contacts with different cultural organizations have been promising. People are enthusiastic; there are promises of space and other resources. Often, however, certain questions arise: What is thisthe festival and Occupy Wall Streetabout? What point would a festival make? What would it do?