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Akilah Oliver

3 Readings, directed by Anne Waldman and Ed Bowes, July 9, 2011

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Leonard Schwartz reads “laughter from the altar” from Oliver’s book A Toast in the House of Friends (Coffee House Press) on Cross Cultural Poetics, Episode 234: Redemptive Forms, April 14, 2011

  • complete reading (5:11): MP3

Reading as part of the Segue Series at the Bowery Poetry Club, New York, April 18, 2009

  • complete recording (20:45): MP3

Reading at the St. Mark's Poetry Project, November 7, 2007

  • part one (10:37): MP3
  • part two (13:13): MP3

Reading as part of the Segue Series at the Bowery Poetry Club, New York, January 6, 2007

  • complete recording (34:08): MP3

Reading with Erica Hunt, and Tribute to kari edwards, Belladonna* Reading Series, Dixon Place, New York, December 12, 2006

Reading at the Left Hand Reading Series, Boulder, Colorado, September 16, 1999

  • introduction (1:16): MP3
  • complete reading (11:45): MP3

Reading as part of the Belladonna Reading Series, New York City, August 26, 1999

  • complete reading (24:12): MP3

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