Friday, June 9

Truth flies (PoemTalk #113)

"Brian Teare, Jed Rasula and Kristen Prevallet joined Al Filreis to talk about Robin Blaser’s 'A Bird in the House.' The poem appears on page 359 of The Holy Forest: Collected Poems of Robin Blaser and dates from the late 1980s or possibly the early 1990s. The text of the poem is now available at the Poetry Foundation. Blaser’s PennSound page includes two performances — one from a reading (introduced by Robert Creeley) which Blaser gave in Buffalo in September of 1993, the second from a visit to the Writers Institute in Albany on October 26, 1994. ..."

November 2007: EPC, November 2009: Robin Blaser (1925 - 2009), March 2010: The Moth Poem, Les Chimeres, 2011 February: The Holy Forest, 2011 July: "Image-Nation 21 (territory", 2010 April: Manroot and Acts,  2015 January: 'Absolutely temporary': Spicer, Burgess, and the ephemerality of coterie, 2015 March: San Francisco Renaissance, 2016 March: The Astonishment Tapes: Talks on Poetry and Autobiography with Robin Blaser and Friends, 2017 May: The Pacific Nation