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Audio Books & Poetry
by Maurice Nicoll
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March 17, 1945 COMMENTARY ON NEGATIVE EMOTIONS
Topics: Nicoll, gurdjieff, ouspensky
Audio Books & Poetry
by Maurice Nicoll
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March 3, 1945 COMMENTARY ON INNER FREEDOM
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Voices of Today
by Voices of Today
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The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam Translated by Edward Fitzgerald Fourth edition (1879) Performed by Denis Daly
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Topics: Poem, Rubaiyat. Omar. Khayyam, Fitzgerald
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Spiritual Awakening, Program 636: The Harmony of All Religions: Visions of Allah Part Two, Rumi and the Sufi Mystics of Islam: An exploration of Islam, especially the mystical branch of Islam known as Sufism. The program features much Sufi poetry, including the poetry of Rumi, and my article titled, Visions of Allah. Spiritual Awakening, heard on various community and public radio stations; also broadcast on Radio For Peace International, explores the world of spirituality, comparative...
Topics: Comparative Religion, Sufism, Islam, Rumi, Sultan Bahu, Nag Hammadi Library, Radhasoami, Gnostic...
Zeke's Gallery Performances & Interviews
by Single Malt Sunrise
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Thursday January 12, 2006. Ride Like Hell, Little Red Rooster, The Squeeze, Mirror, Mirror, Killing Floor/People Say Jam, Soulshine
Topics: Montreal, Live Music, Performance, Rock and Roll
Zeke's Gallery Performances & Interviews
by Revised Edition
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Revised Edition at Zeke's Gallery on February 23, 2006
Topics: Montreal, Live Music, Rock and Roll
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Au Fil des Lectures
by Gustave Flaubert
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Au Fil des Lectures Nouvelle de Gustave Flaubert , lue par Pomme . Oeuvre de jeunesse de Gustave Flaubert 36 min Mise en ligne le 25/03/2010
Topics: Gustave Flaubert, Flaubert, Rage et impuissance, Pomme, Oeuvres de jeunesse Gustave Flaubert, Au...
Audio Books & Poetry
by Rawle Jackman
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A short poem placed to music. A seductive positioning of an average women on the streets on supermodel runway of sorts.
Zeke's Gallery Performances & Interviews
by Matt Rohrer
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Matt Rohrer reading at the Verse Press / Delirium Press reading at Zeke's Gallery on January 19, 2005
Topics: Montreal, Poetry, Performance, Reading
Audio Books & Poetry
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May 29, 1948 NOTES ON THE MEANING OF THIS WORK WORK-IDEA
Topics: Nicoll, gurdjieff, ouspensky
Audio Books & Poetry
by Maurice Nicoll
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May 31, 1947 ON VIOLENCE AND UNDERSTANDING
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Audio Books & Poetry
by Nicolas Ovalle
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48 new minutes of original creation (except some voices from LibriVox and some samples from Mario... This Live PA represents his new methodology, his new paradigm.....
Topics: Nicolas Ovalle, Uruguay, Live PA
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Nicoll Psychological comm Vol 1 Text to speech
Topics: maurice, Nicoll
Audio Books & Poetry
by Maurice Nicoll
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22.10.49 SELF-REMEMBERING
Topics: Nicoll, gurdjieff, ouspensky
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by Maurice Nicoll
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November 11, 1946 INNER CONTRADICTIONS
Topics: Nicoll, gurdjieff, ouspensky
Audio Books & Poetry
by Maurice Nicoll
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November 15, 1947 ON HEARING THE WORK
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November 16, 1946 A NOTE ON FALSE PERSONALITY
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Audio Books & Poetry
by Maurice Nicoll
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November 23, 1946 THIRD FORCE
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Audio Books & Poetry
by Maurice Nicoll
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November 28, 1941 WRONG WORK OF CENTRES(5)
Topics: Psychological Commentaries, Nicoll
Audio Books & Poetry
by Jackie Treehorn
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Jun 27 - 2:03 AM Death Grips Double Helix The money store No e/d Jun 27 - 1:54 AM David Lynch Strange and unproductive thinking Crazy clown time No e/d Jun 27 - 1:49 AM City of Thieves Not an ode to Daenerys Scattered Poems and Diatribes Demo No e/d Jun 27 - 1:47 AM Charli Brown I squeeze Gats Red Letter Media Reviews theme No e/d Jun 27 - 1:41 AM Saltillo If Wishes were Catholics (Side-Line give away) http://soundcloud.com/side-line/saltillo-if-wishes-were/s-eWm2N No e/d Jun 27 - 1:41 AM...
Topics: Dracula, WMU, WIDR, Kalamazoo, Geek, Nerd, LAN Party, Bram Stoker, Vampire
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The poet William F. DeVault discusses the influence on his works from his first "major muse" - Psyche.
Topics: muses, muse, william f. devault, poets, poetry, poems, american authors, romantic poetry, psyche,...
Zeke's Gallery Performances & Interviews
by The Hhaka Ensemble
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Carley Mellan, Jonathan Keeley, Charity Chan, Simon Angell, Sarah Page, and Kris Covlin
Topics: Improv Music, Montreal, Harp, Saxophone
Zeke's Gallery Performances & Interviews
by The Hhaka Ensemble
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Carley Mellan, Jonathan Keeley, Charity Chan, Simon Angell, Sarah Page, and Kris Covlin
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Topics: Improv Music, Montreal, Harp, Saxophone
Audio Books & Poetry
by Paul Sheppard
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Mashup/remix of the original ten amendments (/commandments) of the US constitution. ingredients: LibriVox recordings of The United States Bill of Rights, aneantissement by phoebus, No End by phoebus, Purity by phoebus
Topics: LibriVox, phoebus, Mashup, Remix, Ten Amendments, US, Bill of Rights, Constitution
Audio Books & Poetry
by Romancero viejo
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Romance de Rico Franco, procedente de Librivox
Topics: Romancero viejo, romance de Rico Franco
Naropa Poetics Audio Archives
by Hejinian, Lyn; Schelling, Andrew
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First half of a reading with Andrew Schelling and Lyn Heijinian. Schelling reads translations of verses by King Hallah as well as poems inspired by travel in India. Heijinian reads from her books Book of Nights and A Border Comedy. (Continues on 95P027)
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Audio Books & Poetry
by Steven E. McDonald
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Poetry, read by the author. Seven-poem collection including erotic and other romantic poetry.
Topics: Spoken Word, Poetry
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Audio Books & Poetry
by Maurice Nicoll
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October 11, 1947 THE WORK-OCTAVE I
Topics: Nicoll, gurdjieff, ouspensky
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October 14, 1944 SELF-OBSERVATION AND SELF-REMEMBERING
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by Maurice Nicoll
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October 2, 1948,CRISIS WORK-IDEA
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by Maurice Nicoll
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October 26, 1946 ESSENCE AND PERSONALITY
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by Maurice Nicoll
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October 7, 1944 VALUATION OF THE WORK
Topics: Nicoll, gurdjieff, ouspensky
Naropa Poetics Audio Archives
by Whalen, Philip
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A Philip Whalen class on Virginia Woolf. Whalen discusses Woolf's biography, including her death, her journals and letters, and her novels, including To the Lighthouse and The Waves. Whalen also reads and discusses excerpts from Woolf's works.
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Poet William F. DeVault reads his works "I rained poetry", "from out of the city" and "Love Gods of a Forgotten Religion"
Topics: william f. devault, poetry, spoken word, american poets, american authors, I rained poetry, love...
Poets on Poets
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In this installment, Patrick Phillips reads “A slumber did my spirit seal” by William Wordsworth. Phillips ' first book, Chattahoochee , received the both the 2005 Kate Tufts Discovery Prize and was published by the University of Arkansas Press. Poems from the book have appeared in many magazines, including Poetry , Ploughshares , and T he Nation . His honors include a Discovery/The Nation Award, a Fulbright Scholarship at the University of Copenhagen, and fellowships from Yaddo, MacDowell,...
Topics: Romantic poetry, Romantic Circles Poets on Poets
Audio Books & Poetry
by Natalee Woods, Jean-Paul Travers and Dan Richert
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CalArts MFA Writing Program presents The Swine2Ptb, a student run and organized reading series curated by KM Lozinski, with readings and performances by Natalee Woods, Jean-Paul Travers and Dan Richert. The rest of The Swine2 is archived as Swine2Pta and includes readings, performances and screenings by K.M. Lozinski, Irene Hsu, and Luiz Lopez.
Topic: Audio Poetry
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Zeke's Gallery Performances & Interviews
by Stephanie Bolster
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April 1, 2006. No joke! As part of the Delirium Press Spring 2006 chapbook and broadside launch.
Topics: Poetry, performance, literature, reading, Montreal
Zeke's Gallery Performances & Interviews
by Scott Lutes and Zeke's Gallery
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Nancy Nisbett is a Canadian artist traveling around North America trading all her possessions as part of an art project.
Topic: Nancy Nisbet, Scott Lutes, Zeke's Gallery, Montreal, Art, Trading, Trades
First half of a cross-generational, all woman poetry reading at Naropa University's 2004 Summer Writing Program, including Joanne Kyger and Bobbie Louise-Hawkins reading unpublished poetry. Brenda Coultas reads ghost poems and stories, and Heather Akerberg also contributes a number of selections. (Continues on 04P008)
Au Fil des Lectures
by Georges Courteline
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Au Fil des Lectures Pièce en 1 acte de Georges Courteline, lue par R. Depasse . 11 min
Topics: Georges Courteline, Courteline, Monsieur Badin, R. Depasse, Au Fil des Lectures, Livres audio...
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Naropa Poetics Audio Archives
by Gladman, Renee; Hawkins, Bobbie Louise; Hunt, Laird; Kapil Rider, Bhanu
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A panel with Bobbie Louise Hawkins, Bhanu Kapil Rider, Renee Gladman, Laird Hunt, and members of the audience in a wide ranging discussion of writing fiction across cultures, personally and within narratives; how that fiction can be received; objectivity; and our currently multimedia-ed, overpopulated world.
Naropa Poetics Audio Archives
by Delany, Samuel R.; Yamashita, Karen Tei; Zivancevic, Nina
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Second half of a panel focusing on problems associated with the translation of prose, both within one's own language and from or to other languages. Samuel R. Delany says translation is always a matter of paraphrase and of negotiating language and communication. Nina Zivancevic discusses the impossibility of translating some words and therefore, some literature. Karen Tei Yamashita discusses the diaspora of language and memory. The panel also includes a question and answer session. (Continued...
Au Fil des Lectures
by Paul Alexis
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Au Fil des lectures Texte lu par Victoria . Biographie 10 min
Topics: Paul Alexis, Alexis, Souvenirs sur Flaubert, Flaubert, Au fil des lectures, Victoria, Livre audio,...
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by William F. DeVault
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Six poems read by their author: The Trellis of Human Experience, Agent Invocateur, I should have been immortal, Copper, Sex Cookies and Will You Be With Me Tonight?
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Audio Books & Poetry
by Maurice Nicoll
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SOME THOUGHTS ON THE WAR part 2
Topics: Psychological Commentaries, Nicoll
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Naropa Poetics Audio Archives
by Blaser, Robin; Ondaatje, Michael
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Second half of a panel discussion with Robin Blaser, Robert Creeley and Michael Ondaatje. The panelists discuss their research, the immigrant experience, death and fame, and writing under the influence of drugs. (Continued from 99P012)
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by Maurice Nicoll
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Birdlip, June 19, 1942.mp3
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Poets on Poets
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In this installment, Jennifer Kwon Dobbs reads "Sonnet LXXVII" from Elegiac Sonnets by Charlotte Turner Smith. Dobbs was born in Wonju-Si, South Korea. Her debut collection, Paper Pavilion , received the White Pine Press Poetry Prize and was published in 2007. Currently, she is assistant professor of creative writing at St. Olaf College and lives in Minneapolis. Charlotte Turner Smith, "Sonnet LXXVII" [From Elegiac Sonnets ] To the Insect of the Gossamer SMALL, viewless...
Topics: Romantic poetry, Romantic Circles Poets on Poets
Globe Radio Repertory
by Jean Sherrard
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Episode 12 of a 13-part radio theatre adaptation of the Cervantes classic. Produced by Globe Radio Repertory, it played to great acclaim on NPR Playhouse in the mid-80s. Title: "Sancho's Isle".
Topics: Don Quixote, radio drama, NPR Playhouse, Globe Radio Repertory
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by Jean Sherrard
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Episode 9 of a 13-part radio theatre adaptation of the Cervantes classic. Produced by Globe Radio Repertory, it played to great acclaim on NPR Playhouse in the mid-80s. Title: "The Knight of the Mirrors".
Topics: Don Quixote, radio drama, NPR Playhouse, Globe Radio Repertory
Naropa Poetics Audio Archives
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A SWP faculty reading including Elizabeth Robinson, Kenneth Irby and Robin Blaser held at Naropa University June 14, 2003. Elizabeth Robinson reads poetry followed by Kenneth Irby reading poetry. This is part 1 of 2.
Au Fil des Lectures
by Rudyard Kipling
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Au Fil des Lectures . Nouvelle de Rudyard Kipling lue par Éric (1h 45min). Rudyard Kipling rencontre par hasard aux Indes deux anciens de l'armée britannique, Daniel Dravot et Peachey Carnehan, qui se préparent à un voyage. Au prix de grandes souffrances, ils parviennent au Kafiristan. Ils aident un chef de village à combattre contre une ville voisine. Bientôt leur prestige devient immense et Dravot, jugé immortel, devient un dieu.
Topics: Rudyard Kipling, Kipling, L'Homme qui voulut être roi, Eric, Livres audio gratuits, Au Fil des...
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Au Fil des Lectures
by Gaston Leroux
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Au Fil des lectures Nouvelle fantastique de Gaston Leroux, lue par R. Depasse . 1 h 42 min
Topics: Gaston Leroux, Leroux, L'Homme qui a vu le diable, Fantastique, Nouvelle fantastique, Au Fil des...
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by Gary Gach
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Alone on Mt Jingting , by Li Bai (T'ang) 'made new' by CH Kwock and GG Gach Published in Rattle #36 . Tribute to Buddhist Poets .
Topics: Li Bai, 李白, Rihaku, Chinese poetry, quatrain, jueju, 絕句, 绝句, T'ang dynasty, literary...
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To determine whether adjusting the volume in MP3Gain changes the files' volumes once uploaded to Audacity and derived.
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This a short audio promo for the Librivox audio book version of "The Master Of The World" by Jules Verne
Topics: librivox, jules, verne, master, world
Naropa Poetics Audio Archives
by Thomas, Lorenzo
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First half of a Lorenzo Thomas class on the history, context, and structure of blues songs. He plays and sings examples of blues songs including those of Robert Johnson, Bessie Smith, and Lightnin' Hopkins, and discusses them with the class. (Continues on 89P116)
Pierre Grimes and the Noetic Society
by Pierre Grimes and the Noetic Society
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Dialogue(s): symposium;enneads Chapters: 3.5 More info: http://noeticsociety.org "
Topics: philosophy, plato, NSFRI, pg1, symposium, enneads, plotinus
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