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Audio Poetry
by Hema Manicka
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Topic: Poetry Hindi Bachchan, Harivansh Rai
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by Hema Manicka
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Jugnoo, hindi poem by Harivansh Rai Bachchan, recorded by Hema Manicka
Topic: Poetry Hindi Bachchan, Harivansh Rai
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by Manas Baveja
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Topic: Poetry Hindi, Ramdhari Singh 'Dinkar'
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Marvell, Andrew
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by Matt Redman
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A poem about motivation and courage in the face of darkness, literal or not. Written and recorded in Oslo, Norway.
Topics: poem, word, spoken, poetry, Matt, Redman, Untitled, art, contemporary, Oslo, Norway, Scandinavia,...
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Marvell, Andrew
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Giovanni, Nikki
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Topic: Poetry English Bishop, Elizabeth
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry Urdu Faiz, Ahmed Faiz
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Canessa Park Book Party for EtherDome and Woodland Editions celebrating 2008 chapbook editions! Sunday August 31 at 3:00 Canessa Gallery 708 Montgomery Street San Francisco 1) Renata Ewing reads from her new double edition: Somewhere Near West of Ideal / Frankenstein Poems 2) Jaime Robles reads a Woodland Editions author 3) Susanne Dyckman reads from Anne Heide's Residuum :: Against 4) Brian Teare reads from Frances Richard's Anarch 5) Elizabeth Robinson reads from Anne Heide's specimen,...
Topics: Canessa, Poetry, Renata Ewing, Jaime Robles, Susanne Dyckman, Anne Heide, Brian Teare, Elizabeth...
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Canessa Gallery 708 Montgomery St. San Francisco, CA www.canessa.org October 18, 2008, 8pm event Curated by Erica Lewis Featuring the works of: David Brazil Rob Halpern Stephen Ratcliffe Of the essence or fleeting moment, how do you document time? Poets David Brazil, Rob Halpern, and Stephen Ratcliffe make like sand through the hourglass and muse on the hour and minute in this fourth installation of the Canessa Gallery Reading Series. David Brazil was born in New York and lives in California....
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Topics: Canessa, poetry, San Francisco, David Brazil, Rob Halpern, Stephen Ratcliffe
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Canessa Gallery 708 Montgomery St. San Francisco, CA www.Canessa.org Saturday, Oct. 4th, 2008, 7pm. 3+3 Poetry hosted its first San Francisco reading on Saturday, Oct. 4th, 2008, at 7pm in the Canessa Gallery. The event featured 3 established Bay Area poets, Gillian Conoley, Standard Schaefer and Norma Cole reading their work alongside 3 emerging Los Angeles poets, Polly Geller, Lizzy Epstein and Sarah Suzor. A chapbook featuring the work of the readers is available for $5. Contact: Sarah Suzor...
Topics: Canessa, Poetry, San Francisco, 3+3, Gillian Conoley, Lizzy Epstein, Standard Schaefer, Polly...
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Poetry reading at Books & Bookshelves 99 Sanchez St. San Francisco www.99sanchez.com Friday, October 3, 2008, 7:30pm The recipient of Stegner,National Endowment for the Arts, and MacDowell Colony poetry fellowships, Brian Teare is the author of The Room Where I Was Born and the chapbooks Pilgrim and Transcendental Grammar Crown. Two new books are forthcoming: Sight Map (University of California, 2009) and Pleasure (Ahsahta, 2010). He lives, teaches and makes books by hand in San Francisco....
Topics: Books & Bookshelves, Brian Teare, Frances Richard, David Highsmith, poetry, San Francisco
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Books & Bookshelves Poetry Reading 99 Sanchez St., San Francisco, CA Tuesday 7:30pm; July 22, 2008 George Albon & Stephen Vincent Curator/Host: David Highsmith Recorded with permission from the poets by Jordon Zorker Track 1: George Albon (10:43) Track 2: Stephen Vincent (17:06) Track 3: George Albon (16:19) Track 4: Stephen Vincent (30:31) Recommendation: If your computer doesn't have external stereo speakers, use headphones, earbuds, etc., to hear the full detail of the recording....
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Topics: Books & Bookshelves, George Albon, Stephen Vincent, David Highsmith, poetry, San Francisco
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Donne, John
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Topic: Poetry Enlish cummings e e
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CANESSA GALLERY READING SERIES San Francisco Curated by Erica Lewis Friday, August 29, 2008 Featuring the works of: 1) Cassandra Smith 2) Truong Tran (Contains adult language) 3) Geof Huth (performance) Note: Lara Durback was originally scheduled to read but was unable to attend and was replaced by Cassandra Smith. For best results, if your computer does not have external stereo speakers, use earphones. Some of the poets speak softly. WHAT: How do you picture the world? How does what you write...
Topics: canessa, poetry, san francisco, Cassandra Smith, Truong Tran, Geof Huth
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Canessa Gallery reading series 708 Montgomery St. San Francisco, CA www.canessa.org November 16, 2008, 3pm Curator/introductions: Tiff Dressen tiff_dressen@yahoo Featured Poets: Brian Lucas, Valerie Witte, Brian Strang BRIAN LUCAS, back from six years in Bangkok, Thailand now lives on the island of Alameda. He is the author of Light House (2006 from Meeting Eyes Bindery/Spuyten Duyvil, 2006), and has recently completed a manuscript called Circles Matter. He has been collaborating with Andrew...
Topics: Canessa, poetry, San Francisco, Brian Lucas, Valerie Witte, Brian Strang
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Hughes, Langston
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Donne, John
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Books & Bookshelves Poetry Reading 99 Sanchez St., San Francisco, CA Friday, 8pm; December 5, 2008 Curator: David Highsmith Event information: http://booksandbookshelves.blogspot.com/ Featured Poets: Lisa Robertson, Eric Selland, Carol Snow Event for 1111 journal Host/Introductions: 1111 Editor, Hugh Behm-Steinberg To celebrate the publication of 1111 Issue #5 Lisa Robertson is a Canadian writer currently living between California, where she is Artist in Residence at CCA, and France....
Topics: Books & Bookshelves, poetry, San Francisco, David Highsmith, Lisa Robertson, Eric Selland,...
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Books & Bookshelves Poetry Reading 99 Sanchez St., San Francisco, CA Tuesday 7:30pm; November 18, 2008 Curator: David Highsmith Event information: http://booksandbookshelves.blogspot.com/ Featured Poets: Colleen Lookingbill & Joseph Noble Colleen Lookingbill co-edits EtherDome Press with Elizabeth Robinson, which publishes an ongoing series of first chapbooks by women. Her book of poetry, Incognita was published by Sink Press. She co-curates Canessa Park with her husband Jordon Zorker,...
Topics: Poetry, San Francisco, Books & Bookshelves, David Highsmith, Colleen Lookingbill, Joseph Noble
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Audio Poetry
by Rivera
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Topic: Poetry English Neruda, Pablo
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Cowper, William
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Topic: Poetry English Wordsworth, William
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CANESSA GALLERY READING SERIES 708 Montgomery St., San Francisco Sunday, July 20, 2pm Guest curator Erica Lewis Audio files: 1) Intro - Erica Lewis 2) Micah Ballard 3) Jeffrey Schrader (with multiple voices) 4) Chad Sweeney [Apologies to everyone - the audio quality is poor. We've been experimenting with a new PA system and haven't perfected the recordings. If your computer doesn't have external stereo speakers, try listening with earphones for best results.] WHAT: How does where you are from...
Topics: Canessa, Poetry, San Francisco, Erica Lewis, Micah Ballard, Jeffrey Schrader, Chad Sweeney
Audio Poetry
by Pavi Mehta
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Topic: Poetry German English Rilke, Rainer Maria
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by Veena
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Topic: Poetry English Wilde, Oscar
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Canessa Gallery 708 Montgomery Street San Francisco September 20, 2008 Curated by Erica Lewis Featuring performances by 1) Ariel Goldberg 2) Chad Lietz 3) Judith Goldman (contains mature language) Spoken word or performance art? How do you raise a poem from the page to the stage? Rock star poets Ariel Goldberg, Chad Lietz, and Judith Goldman make like modern troubadours and perform their poetics at this third edition of the Canessa Gallery reading series. Ariel Goldberg works with text,...
Topics: Canessa, Poetry, Ariel Goldberg, Chad Lietz, Judith Goldman
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Frost, Robert
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by Hema Manicka
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Topic: Poetry English Hikmet, Nazim
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Canessa Gallery Poetry Reading 708 Montgomery St., San Francisco, CA Sunday 3pm June 29th Rusty Morrison, Lisa Robertson, Brian Teare Host: Colleen Lookingbill More Info & Reading Schedule: www.canessa.org Note: Unfortunately the sound quality is poor, due to recording through the PA system. If your computer doesn't have external stereo speakers, try listening on headphones or earphones for better results. Brian Teare's reading was initially cut-off, then later re-recorded at his home in...
Topics: Canessa, Poetry, Rusty Morrison, Lisa Robertson, Brian Teare
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Postcard from Kashmir, english poem by Agha Shahid Ali, recorded by Falstaff
Topic: Poetry English Ali, Agha Shahid
Audio Poetry
by Hatshepsut
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Topic: Poetry English Jordan, June
Audio Poetry
by Mystery Cat
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Topic: Poetry English Eliot, T. S.
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Topic: Poetry English Stevens, Wallace
Audio Poetry
by Ludwig
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Topic: Poetry English MaseField, John
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Keats, John
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Gluck, Louise
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by Hema Manicka
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Topic: Poetry Turkish English, Hikmet, Nazim
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by Rivera
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Topic: Poetry English, Wordsworth, William
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Carroll, Lewis
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Topic: Poetry English Keats, John
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
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by Veena
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Yeats, William Butler
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Topic: Poetry English Poe, Edgar Allan
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
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by Hema Manicka
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Topic: Poetry English Johnson, Nicholas
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Baudelaire
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry Urdu Faiz, Faiz Ahmed
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by Hatshepsut
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Williams, W. C.
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by 2Track with Olga Angelina Garcia
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This track features the LA based Chicana Poet Olga Angelina Garcia in a powerful rendition o f her "Poem in Protest"
Topics: 2Track, Olga Garcia, Technica Curiosa Records
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Walcott, Derek
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English, Gilgamesh (Akkadian), Tr. by Stephen Mitchell
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Donne, John
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by Zhou
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Topic: Poetry English Young, Dean
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry Urdu Faiz, Faiz Ahmed
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by Veena
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Topic: Das Jibanananda
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Eliot, T.S.
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by Pavi Mehta
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Topic: Poetry German English Rilke, Rainer Maria
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Topic: Poetry English Hope, Alec Derwent (A. D. Hope)
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Browning, Robert
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Robertson, Robin
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Topic: Poetry Urdu Faiz, Faiz Ahmed