Nimrod in Hell by Pierre Joris

Pierre Joris reading his long poem “Nimrod in Hell” (7’58”) as part of his April 6, 2006 set for the New Writing Series.

For another vocal take on the same text, recorded in June 2005 for Charles Bernstein’s radio show Close Listening, visit Joris’s PennSound page here (track 5). For an on-line version of the text, and some remarks about it and about Joris more generally, check out Jerome Rothenberg’s posting here.

Ace by Tom Raworth

While in Orono to read in the NWS in October 2008, Tom Raworth kindly agreed to commit his book-length poem Ace to audiocassette. We’re pleased to make the digitized soundfile of this fifteen minute reading available here with the author’s permission.

Tom Raworth's Ace

Tom Raworth's Ace

Spike Lee at Harvard by Thomas Sayers Ellis

Another track from Thomas Sayers Ellis’s “studio” session in March 2008.

Spike Lee at Harvard (6’37”)

Thomas Sayers Ellis

Thomas Sayers Ellis

Atomic Bride by Thomas Sayers Ellis

Another “studio” track from Thomas Sayers Ellis’s visit to the New Writing Series in March 2008.

TS Ellis before his New Writing Series event

TS Ellis before his New Writing Series event