Saturday, November 12

Close Listening with Will Alexander

"Will Alexander talks with me about his early immersion in the work of John Coltrane and its abiding connection to his own jazz-process/Surrealist poetry and discusses his 'constellation' of mythological and scientific sources, the influence of Aimé Césaire on his work, the politics of his poetic form via resistance to colonization, the role of the black poet in America, the necessity of performance, and his aim to bring the reader into a state of 'supra-mind.' ...”
Jacket2 (MP3)
UPenn: Will Alexander
W - Will Alexande
YouTube: Will Alexander