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.