THE IOVIS TRILOGY: anne waldman and son ambrose bye combine poetry and music for a haunting intersection of history + vision, call to arms
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[ Sat Dec 3 11 ]
To celebrate the release of her 1,000-pg feminist epic war poem The Iovis Trilogy, Anne Waldman—in conjunction with San Francisco State University’s Poetry Center and City Lights Bookstore + Publishers—performed with her son, musician Ambrose Bye at the Unitarian Center.
Above is the entire performance. Click “Play” to watch all, “Next” to skip forward, or the small “Insert” screen (to the right of the video time) to see thumbnails and watch them directly. Enjoy these!
- The Iovis Trilogy: http://www.coffeehousepress.org/2011/02/the-iovis-trilogy/
- Waldman’s conversation and performances at the Poetry Center: http://litseen.com/?p=6825
- The Poetry Center: http://www.sfsu.edu/~poetry
- City Lights: http://citylights.com
This program was filmed by Evan Karp.