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Will Alexander
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PoemTalk Podcast #75, discussing Will Alexander's "Compound Hibernation," November 14, 2013

Listen to the complete recording and read program notes for the episode at Jacket2.

New Coast Festival Reading at Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center, Buffalo, March 31, 1993

Will Alexander (30:16): MP3

MLA Offsite Reading at ArtShare, LA, January 8, 2011

Provision for the Higher Ozone Body (5:26): MP3

Benefit Reading at Skylight Books, Los Angeles, January 13, 2008

  1. Mind Tornado (6:29): MP3
  2. Concerning Forms Which Hold Heidegger in Judgment (7:18): MP3
  3. Within the Opaque Termites' Morass (4:54): MP3
  4. On the Forming Substance of Orishas (4:19): MP3
  5. Concerning the Henbane Bird (9:39): MP3
  6. Exobiology as Goddess (6:29): MP3
complete reading by Will Alexander (39:12): MP3

complete program (1:46:28): MP3

Segue Series Reading at the Bowery Poetry Club, March 17, 2007

  1. Introduction (4:59): MP3
  2. Exercise In Particle Neutrino (1:40): MP3
  3. Coping Prana (2:01): MP3
  4. Compund Hibernation (2:22): MP3
  5. Above The Human Nerve Domain (6:14): MP3
  • Complete Reading (17:59): MP3

Lunch Poems Reading, UC Berkeley, November 2, 2006

Complete Video Recording

Segue Series reading at the Bowery Poetry Club, New York, April 3, 2004

  1. Introduction (2:05): MP3
  2. from "Concerning the Henbane Bird" (34:33): MP3
Complete Reading (36:42): MP3

Reading at the Incognito Lounge, Hosted by A.L. Nielsen

  1. Impulse and Nothingness (3:23): MP3
  2. recently published and upcoming works (2:41): MP3
  3. Clairvoyant Hummingbird's Braille (1:54): MP3
  4. his connection to Surrealism (8:00): MP3
  5. the poetry and art scene in L.A. (3:05): MP3
  6. discussing "A National Day in Bangladesh" (2:06): MP3
  7. notions of nation and history in "Asia & Haiti" (2:59): MP3
  8. the medium of poetry and leftist ideology (5:33): MP3
  9. diversity within Surrealist poetry (3:09): MP3
  10. discussing "Apocalyptic Sundown Shadows" (2:08): MP3
  11. Apocalyptic Sundown Shadows (4:18): MP3
  12. discussing "Rothko" (1:02): MP3
  13. Rothko (5:26): MP3
  14. using the form of the prose poem (1:34): MP3
  15. The Water Dog (4:57): MP3
Complete Reading (61:23): MP3

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