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Fanny Howe

Segue Series Reading at the Zinc Bar, NYC, May 23, 2015

  • Complete Reading (19:53): MP3

PoemTalk Podcast #81, Discussing Fanny Howe's “The Descent” and "The Source," feat. Laynie Browne, Rae Armantrout, and Kerry Sherin Wright on October 2, 2014

For complete recording and program notes go to Jacket2

Segue Series Reading at the Bowery Poetry Club, April 3, 2010

  1. introduction (2:26): MP3
  2. The Descent (2:25): MP3
  3. Come and See (4:24): MP3
  4. Gulls (2:26): MP3
  5. On the Ground (3:36): MP3
  6. Agoniya (12:20): MP3
  • complete reading (27:38): MP3

from the Academy of American Poets Audio Archive, Vineyard Haven, MA, January 1, 2009

Unday (0:27):
MP3

from Radio Poetique's Poetic Brooklyn, March 10, 2007

The Lyrics (17:14): MP3

Tis of Thee

Music by Miles Anderson

Directed by Nya Patarinos

  1. Tis of Thee, Part 1 (7:28): MP3
  2. Tis of Thee, Part 2 (15:10): MP3
  3. Tis of Thee, Part 3 (4:40): MP3
  4. Tis of Thee, Part 4 (13:04): MP3
  5. Tis of Thee, Part 5 (9:24): MP3
  6. Tis of Thee, Part 6 (8:37): MP3

Musicians:

  • 5-string electric violin: Erica Sharp
  • Trombone and electronics: Miles Anderson

Performers:

  • X, an African-American Man: Paul Miles
  • Y, a European-American woman: Stephanie French
  • Z, their grown son: Andre Canty

Originally produced as a CD inserted in Fanny Howe's Tis of Thee from Atelos Press, 2003; A Project of Hip's Road

  • Editors: Lyn Hejinian & Travis Ortiz
  • Additional Production: Travis Ortiz

Reading for the Belladonna Series, NYC, October 6, 2004

complete reading (30:46): MP3

From Poetry and Empire: Post-Invasion Poetics Presented at the ICA, University of Pennsylvania, 2003

  • Friday, October 17th reading:
  • Far and Near (0:49): MP3
  • 2002 (2:31): MP3
  • complete reading (3:21): MP3

  • Saturday, October 18th reading: (2:38): MP3

Segue Series Reading at the Bowery Poetry Club, February 1, 2003

  1. introduction (1:06): MP3
  2. "I once knew a man who was a poem..." (8:32): MP3
  3. The Mountain (0:36): MP3
  4. Walker (3:52): MP3
  5. One Night in Balthazar (1:28): MP3
  6. Medjugorje (4:52): MP3

Complete Reading (21:49): MP3

Reading with Norman Fischer at the Kelly Writers House, March 23, 2000

  1. Start (0:32): MP3
  2. Basic Science (0:59): MP3
  3. Finish (0:41): MP3
  4. Forged (7:25): MP3
  5. Let it Snow (0:15): MP3
  6. The Children Turned (0:25): MP3
  7. Never (0:15): MP3
  8. Untitled (0:25): MP3
  9. Orthodoxy (0:27): MP3
  10. The Source (0:28): MP3

Reading at Wednesdays @ 4 Plus, University at Buffalo, February 22, 1995

  1. introduction (2:57): MP3
  2. O'Clock (16:04): MP3

Complete Reading (20:15): MP3

Segue Series Reading at the Ear Inn, October 1991

Complete Reading (25:06): MP3
Howe reads "Last Love", a prose piece set in Dublin.

Talk on Justice, Given at 578 Folsom, April 28, 1979

Appearing on Cross Cultural Poetics, hosted by Leonard Schwartz

  • Episode #5: Doubt, November 3, 2003, (27:56): MP3
  • Episode #40: The Contemporary Logos (58:50): MP3

    1. Introduction (0:59): MP3
    2. How motherhood informs writing (3:16): MP3
    3. Commenting on selected passages from “Fairies” (1:56): MP3
    4. Commenting on “Bewilderment” (1:43): MP3
    5. Payer, meditation, and conversation in The Wedding Dress (2:17): MP3
    6. Discussing essay “White Lines” (3:52): MP3
    7. Reading excerpt from “White Lines” (4:09): MP3
    8. Listening as dimension of writing (1:05): MP3
    9. Howe’s view of gnostic perspective (3:07): MP3
    10. Discussing Samuel Beckett’s theology (2:47): MP3
    11. Perspective of women as mothers and authors (1:11): MP3
    12. Current work (1:28): MP3

  • Episode #258: "Come and See," October 25, 2012, (31:23): MP3

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