Michael Speier: D.C. Reading

Last week I posted a poem of Michael Speier’s & a note on his work. Check it out here. Below a second poem I translated — & if you are in the DC area you can hear Michael read these & other poems, tomorrow, Wednesday: Georgetown University Department of German You are cordially invited to a Poetry Reading  with Michael Speier when: Wednesday, March 26, 5:00-6:30 pm, where: ICC 450 … Read more Michael Speier: D.C. Reading

Michael Speier’s Berlin

Somewhere, be it N.Y. or D.C., Paris or Berlin, I am bound to cross paths with one of the most elegant German poets, & an urban nomad to boot: Michael Speier. It is always a great pleasure to spend an afternoon or a day together, to have a brotherly flaneur to share time & talk. Baudelaire through the lens of Benjamin through the arete of Celan with a dash … Read more Michael Speier’s Berlin