Angoulême Conference: L'art, l'éducation et le politique

We (Nicole, Miles & I) will be in France for the coming week, essentially in Angoulême for a conference organized by IUFM Poitou-Charentes & the Université de Poitiers (see below for our contributions): L’art, l’éducation et le politique 25, 26, 27novembre 2009 Cité internationale de la bande dessinée et de l’image, Lycée de l’image et du son Conservatoire Gabriel Fauré Musée des Beaux-arts Théâtre d’Angoulême * * * Jeudi … Read more Angoulême Conference: L'art, l'éducation et le politique

This & That

On Jalel El Gharbi’s blog, a review by Giulio-Enrico Pisani of my most recent book of poems, Aljibar II. For those who read French. Bilingual edition available in this country from ta’wil productions. * * * On Anny Ballardini’s NarcissusWorks blog a review-announcement for Louis Armand’s excellent volume of essays Contemporary Poetics. * * * And  check out this excellent  interview of CA Conrad by Eileen Myles at the … Read more This & That

UC Irvine Poetry Reading

Reading at UC Irvine Date & Time: 10/21/2009 12:00 PM- 1:00PM Department: Comparative Literature Place: 1010 Humanities Gateway Moderated by Carrie Noland Director, Humanities-Arts Major Professor, French and Comparative Literature University of California, Irvine Presented by the Humanities and Arts major. Sponsored by the International Center for Writing and Translation in the School of Humanities. For more information, please write or call (949) 824-1948.

Poetry & Cultural Studies: A Reader

On Saturday September 19, Maria Damon & Ira Livingston‘s excellent compilation Poetry and Cultural Studies: A Reader (published by University of Illinois Press) was launched with a reading at Bowery Poetry Club. Genereous to a fault, Maria invited me (who am not a contributor to the book) to take part in the launch reading. Meanwhile PennSound has made the reading available: click here. Below a few photos of the … Read more Poetry & Cultural Studies: A Reader

Sax, Soup, Poetry & Voice

Just released by the Sanctuary for Independent Media in Troy, NY:  Sax, Soup, Poetry & Voice Nicole Peyrafitte (voice & soup), Pierre Joris (poetry), Joe Giardullo (saxophone) the DVD of the performance/concert given in November 2007. It is available through Ta’wil Productions for $5 (i.e. handling & shipping costs)! Below, my poem-recipe for cooking hare, or rabbit, as the case may be, & Nicole’s recipe for the one she … Read more Sax, Soup, Poetry & Voice

Agorapoetics @ Stony Brook U

Complete Program (Wednesday, 18 March 2009): AGORAPOETICS (Poetics After Postmodernism, II) 2:oo pm. Welcome James Staros, Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences Introductory Remarks Mario Mignone, Director of the Center for Italian Studies Preface to Agorapoetics Peter Carravetta, Alfonse M. D’Amato Chair * * * Panel One. Moderator: Peter Carravetta 2:20 Ammiel Alcalay Republics of Poetry 2:50 Pierre Joris On the Nomadic Circulation of Poetry & Poetics … Read more Agorapoetics @ Stony Brook U