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Rockdrill 10: Rebel Lions
RRP: GBP 15.26
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Price: GBP 13.73
This title is available for academic inspection (paperback only).
ISBN: 978 1 905001 09 5
Imprint: Audio Books
Published: June 2005
216 x 135 x 8 mm
Publisher: Carcanet Press
Rockdrill is a series of unusual 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 the quality of production. This unique sound library is scheduled to grow in directions suggested by the initial list, which included Robert Creeley (two CDs), Lee Harwood, Tom Raworth (two CDs) and Jerome Rothenberg (two CDs).
'Poetry is a muscular principle and it comes from the body - it is the action of the senses, of what is heard, seen, tasted, touched, and smelled as well as what is imagined and reasoned - it is the voice's athletic action on the page and in the world.'
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