To begin ...

As the twentieth century fades out
the nineteenth begins
it is as if nothing happened
though those who lived it thought
that everything was happening
enough to name a world for & a time
to hold it in your hand
unlimited.......the last delusion
like the perfect mask of death

Friday, September 5, 2008

A Listing of Previous Posts August July and June (complete)

August (12)

Uncollected Poems (3): "The Silent Language," with a Note on Poetry & Signing

Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, Two Dialect Poems, with a Note on Sor Juana & the Pitfalls of Translation

Reconfiguring Romanticism (10): Michael Palmer on Shelley

Rafael Alberti (1902-1999): Buster Keaton Searches the Woods for His Sweetheart a Genu-ine Cow

From Poetics & Polemics (forthcoming): "A Secret Location on the Lower East Side”

Reconfiguring Romanticism (9): Some Outsider Poets

Uncollected Poems (2): Two for the Cockeyed Queen of Poland

Translation and Illegibility, with a poem from A Book of Concealments

Pierre Joris: from Justifying the Margins: “Nimrod in Hell” with a Note & Reminiscence on Joris meme

Reconfiguring Romanticism (8): Heinrich Heine, with Gerard de Nerval, a Prose Poem & a Commentary

from Daichidoron: 32 Ways of Looking at the Buddha, for Hiromi Ito

Charles Bernstein: 4 Poems, with a Note on Escape from Rousseau to Bernstein

July (13)

Gematria (2): 14 Stations, with Arie Galles

Reconfiguring Romanticism (7): Prologue to A Book of Origins

From the Medusa Interview: Anthologies, Modernism, & Postmodernism

Ian Tyson's "17 Horse Songs X-XIII" with a Note on Ian Tyson

Reconfiguring Romanticism (6): Poe's Eureka, with commentary

Rae Armantrout, BABEL, a Poem & a Comment, plus an excerpt from Collected Prose

A Note and Poem for Jean Pierre Faye and "Change"

Reconfiguring Romanticism (5): Dionysios Solomos Poem & Commentary

Clayton Eshleman: The Left Foot of King Ramesses I, with a Note on Clayton Eshleman

Gematria (1): Seven in Dedication, with a Note on Gematria

Reconfiguring Romanticism (4): Hugo & Dickinson

That Dada Strain Continued: Three from Tristan Tzara, with a Note on Tzara & Dada

Uncollected Poems: Language 3x8, a poem for Charles Bernstein and Bruce Andrews

June (18)

Crossing the Andes -- 2004

David Antin: 11 games for eleanor (previously unpu.blished), with a Note on David Antin

The People’s Poetry Language Initiative: Preamble and Declaration

Reconfiguring Romanticism (3): Goethe & Shelley

12 Russian Ikons, & Others

A Paradise of Poets: In celebration of Keith Wilson by Bobby Bird

Three Caprichos, after Goya

The Burning Babe, with Susan Bee – Now accessible in full

Reconfiguring Romanticism (2): A Preliminary Listing

The Burnt Book: Postscript to A Book of Concealments

15 Antiphonals: for Haroldo de Campos

La voix des morts: poésie et chamanisme

In Memoriam Jackson Mac Low

Reconfiguring Romanticism (1)

Autonomous Publication & the Internet

Uncollected Poems (1): A Seneca Memory

Three Poems after Images by Nancy Tobin