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Erin Mouré

Close Listening with Charles Bernstein, February 21, 2010

Recorded at The Banff Center as part of "IN(TER)VENTIONS: Literary Practice At The Edge," with thanks to Steven Smith and engineer Piper Payne.

  • Program One: reading from 0 Resplandor (22:54): MP3
    1. introduction (0:44): MP3
    2. Dear Valentine (0:43): MP3
    3. Initial Elegy (2:50): MP3
    4. Sovereign (0:37): MP3
    5. Cronica Six (3:02): MP3
    6. The Dreamy One (2:49): MP3
    7. Undrastically (0:51): MP3
    8. Agitated Elegy (4:59): MP3
    9. "break simply with grief's cane" (1:06): MP3
    10. Key to Reading (0:28): MP3
    11. this poem is a monstrosity... (0:15): MP3
    12. Great Southern Cross (0:39): MP3
    13. Tropic (0:38): MP3
    14. Wing (0:23): MP3
    15. a poem now to be assembled in any order... (0:34): MP3
    16. (we travellers of... (0:18): MP3
    17. Living Proof (original) (0:50): MP3

  • Program Two: conversation with Charles Bernstein (25:42): MP3
    1. introduction (1:01): MP3
    2. on The Nichita Stanescu Translations by Elisa Sampedrin and The Paul Celan Translations by Erin Moure (5:23): MP3
    3. on reading, translation, and multilingual poetry (7:07): MP3
    4. on her identity as a Canadian and living in Montreal (2:05): MP3
    5. on her literary influences and affinities (2:09): MP3
    6. on the importance of identity and nationality in reading a poem (2:36): MP3
    7. on performance, reading, and embodiment (2:49): MP3
    8. on how sound as a texture operates in her work (1:49): MP3

Belladonna* Reading Series: HOT TEXTS, The Way Station, Brooklyn, February 20, 2012

  1. introduction by Emily Skillings (3:02): MP3
  2. from Cronica One [from O Resplandor] (3:25): MP3
  3. Living Proof [from O Resplandor] (0:52): MP3
  4. Evocation [from O Resplandor] (0:39): MP3
  5. Dear Valentine [from O Resplandor] (0:29): MP3
  6. Agitated Elegy [from O Resplandor] (5:24): MP3
  7. from The Unmemntioable (8:32): MP3
complete reading (21:35): MP3

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