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Thoreau's Nephew: Romania's Literary Slaughterhouse
Poet, Translator, Fulbright Lecturer
Video Reading Series: October 2015 Edition
In this edition of the video reading series, some of the best poets today reading their most innovative work, accompanied by some thoughts about why their wrote their new poetry books and what their poetic process is.
Video Reading Series June 2014: Eight Emerging Poets and Fiction Writers Read From Their New Work
These eight poets and fiction writers have all been making waves lately; they represent some of the best in indie publishing, the cutting-edge of today's literary world.
This is New York City's Rawest and Most Talented Open Mic [VIDEO]
Humanity for iPad - An interactive documentary for your iPad
FOrr those looking to harness and hone their onstage talent and flex their creative muscle -- or are just looking for the next big talent in town -- open mics provide a great stage to achieve that goal.
A Literary Revival in New York, Courtesy of Derangement of the Senses
show is the perfect intro to a New York evening. Starting at 7:30 and running until around 10, there's no cover, a good bar, and plenty of places to sit, lean, or sway around to get caught up in the show.
A Poetry App Worth a Look (and a Listen)
Writer, Poetry teacher
True to Hart's vision, readers can study all of the app's offerings quietly, or can call on the voice of a skilled reader. The app features a star-studded lineup, including Ralph Fiennes, Jeremy Irons, former James Bond actor Roger Moore and playwright Harold Pinter.
Matjames Metson's "Method Attic": The Lost and Forgotten Transformed
Pop culture journalist, cartwheelart.com; art curator
The Reading Series: Mel Nichols On Googling Herself
I couldn't help but Google you once or twice, adding quotation marks around your name for isolation.
The Reading Series: Dana Ward's "The Crisis of Infinite Worlds"
The Reading Series: Ben Mirov's 'Ghost Machines'
These poems, ghost machines, are absent and present, unaware and intentionally aware, singular and plural. They take the shape of whatever letters were dropped into them. They will not make words with these letters. They will not try to make sense.
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Fugitives of Speech
The Reading Series is a new feature spotlighting videos from contemporary poets.
The Reading Series: Michelle Taransky's GChat Poetry
The Huffington Post Reading Series is a new feature spotlighting videos from contemporary poets.
The Reading Series: Paul Legault Recreates Emily Dickinson
To decipher Dickinson's language, the abstracted jargon of her day, requires a skill that is mostly intuitive, partly exploratory, and wholly creative. That's what Legault does.
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