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 icwt@uci.edu or call (949) 824-1948.

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

Vaudeville Mongrels & Piaf's Accordéoniste

Back in Albany for the great bookpacking push after a blitztrip to New York to catch Nicole & a whole slew of superb vaudevillians at “Brooklyn’s newest, queerest variety show, starring hot divas, sideshow freaks and musical sundries!” organized by Julian of Nowherr a.k.a. Julian Brolaski in Freddy’s backroom. But have to pack, so go and check out the following sites for details of that amazing evening: Mongrel Vaudeville, … Read more Vaudeville Mongrels & Piaf's Accordéoniste

"Whisk! Don't Churn!" Concert @ Bowery Poetry Club

Adishatz! Hello! Bonjour! We are looking forward to our NYC CD release multimedia concert of: “Whisk! Don’t Churn!” Nicole Peyrafitte (voice, video, electronics & whisk) Michael Bisio (double bass) & with guest poet & producer Pierre Joris THIS COMING SATURDAY May 16, 2009 6:00pm $8| Bowery Poetry Club 308 Bowery New York, NY 10012 (212) 614-0505 We hope to see you there. Nicole & Pierre Details here. Read the … Read more "Whisk! Don't Churn!" Concert @ Bowery Poetry Club

Anne Waldman in Albany

The New York State Writers Institute Presents ANNE WALDMAN April 30 (Thursday) Q&A-4:15 PM, Assembly Hall, Campus Center, Uptown Campus Reading – 7:30 PM [NOTE EARLY START TIME], Recital Hall, Performing Arts Center, Uptown Campus. Anne Waldman, pioneering performance artist, political activist, ardent devotee of Tibetan Buddhism, and author of more than forty books of poetry, is often called “the youngest poet of the Beat generation.” Her latest poetry … Read more Anne Waldman in Albany