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Book Launch for Samuel R. Delany's The Atheist in the Attic and Chrisopher’s THERE, at Philly AIDS Thrift at Giovanni’s Room, Philadelphia, hosted by Gregory Laynor, March 3, 2018

Readings and Q&A (1:16:11): MP3

Reading for Bryant Park’s Word for Word series featuring “HIV Here & Now”, as programmed and hosted by Michael Broder for Indolent Books, Kinokuniya, NY, February 16, 2016

Christopher reads three of his own poems and two poems by others.

  1. “All Good Years”
  2. “His Lips Were on that Glass”
  3. The Year of Mercy” by Patricia Spears Jones
  4. “Does It Hurt to Have ‘It’?” by Steven Cordova
  5. “Lost Metropolis”
Recording (10:13): MP3

Reading on Bay 2 Brooklyn, Episode 1, Brooklyn, NY, January 18, 2016

Christopher's segment (9:37): MP3

Reading (with Alina Gregorian and Ben Pease) at Berl's Poetry Shop, Brooklyn, NY, September 20, 2014

  • Complete recording (57:36): MP3

The Queer Gaze, Bureau of General Services, Queer Division, Manhattan, NY, April 1, 2014

Reading at Woolsey Heights, Berkeley, CA, March 24, 2012

  • Complete recording (19:14): MP3

Reading for the Segue Series, Bowery Poetry Club, New York, 2011

  • Complete recording (20:49): MP3

High Volumes Radio Show, hosted by Joelle Jameson, July 5th, 2010

    1. “The Mythological Poet” by John Ashbery (2:51): MP3
    2. High Volumes Intro (2:13): MP3
    3. Opening Remarks (9:53): MP3
    4. “Magic Bridge” by Lonely Christopher (2:46): MP3
    5. “How Do You Know This Is For Real?” by Lonely Christopher (3:22): MP3
    6. “A Singer Must Die” by Leonard Cohen (3:14): MP3
    7. Remarks (5:29): MP3
    8. “Anselm Berrigan” by Lonely Christopher (2:10): MP3
    9. “A Portrait of Christian Berard, A Painter” by Gertrude Stein (1:49): MP3
    10. A Substance in a Cushion” from “Tender Buttons” by Gertrude Stein (3:00): MP3
    11. “Roseability” by Idlewild (3:33): MP3
    12. “Grown-Ups” by Lonely Christopher (1:03): MP3
    13. “Is This What You Wanted” by Leonard Cohen (4:10): MP3
    14. Remarks (7:25): MP3
    15. “Poets to Come” by Walt Whitman (0:57): MP3
    16. “One Of Us Cannot Be Wrong” by Leonard Cohen (6:07): MP3
  • Complete recording (1:00:02): MP3


These sound recordings are being made available for noncommercial and educational use only. All rights to this recorded material belong to the author. © 2018 Lonely Christopher. Used with permission of Lonely Christopher. Distributed by PennSound.