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Rockdrill 7: Seedings

Jerome Rothenberg

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ISBN: 978 1 905001 06 4
Imprint: Audio Books
Published: November 2004
216 x 135 x 8 mm
Publisher: Carcanet Press
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  • Rockdrill is a series of unusual new audio CDs commissioned by the Contemporary Poetics Research Centre at Birkbeck College, London, & produced by Colin Still and Birdie Hall of Optic Nerve.

    The series includes the work by British and American poets, and combines new and archival recordings. Each CD is remarkable for the scope and range of material included, and for the quality of production. This unique new sound library is scheduled to grow in directions suggested by the initial list.

    Rothenberg: 'Writing poetry for me has always included an involvement with the life of poetry - & through that life an intensification, when it happened, of my involvement with the other life around me.'


    Table of Contents

    1. In the dark word, khurbn

    2. Dos Oysleydikn [The Emptying]

    3. In the dark word, khurbn, with music by Charlie Morrow

    4. Dos Oysleydikn [The Emptying], with music by Charlie Morrow

    5. Dos Geshray [The Scream], with music by Charlie Morrow

    6. Peroration for a Lost Town, with music by Charlie Morrow

    7. A Paradise of Poets

    8. Lorca Variation XXXIII: Second New York Poem

    9. Seedings

    10. Postlude to Seedings

    11. At Tsukiji Market, Tokyo

    12. New Improvisations

    13. Three Paris Elegies

    14. First Night Poem, for Jackson MacLow

    15. Autobiography 1997

    16. Auschwitz-Birkenau

    17. Baba Yar

    18. The Case for Memory

    19. The Burning House

    20. Where God is Light

    21. A Real Man

    22. The Last Friend

    23. I Am Mad by Turns

    24. A Cruel Nirvana

    25. I Prefer a Poem with Spaces

    26. I Can't Say Who I Am

    27. I Come into the New World

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