Search PennSound

Breaking Through

These excerpts are from a 50-minute interview with Charles Bernstein and Ian Probstein on Breaking Through, with W.J. O'Reilly, on eGarage.TV, June 17, 2011.

Full episode
PennSound archive (admin only)

From Attack of the Difficult Poems: Essays and Inventions

"The Difficult Poem" (excerpt)

Install the Flash plugin to watch this video.

"Against National Poetry Month as Such" (excerpt)

Install the Flash plugin to watch this video.

from All the Whiskey in Heaven: Selected Poems

"Verdi and Postmosdernism"

Install the Flash plugin to watch this video.

Johnny Cake Hollow

Install the Flash plugin to watch this video.

Khlebnikov's "Incantation by Laughter," with Ian Probstein reading the Russian

Install the Flash plugin to watch this video.

These sound recordings are being made available for noncommercial and educational use only. All rights to this recorded material belong to the author. © 2011 Charles Bernstein. Used with the permission of Charles Bernstein. Distributed by PennSound.