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Evie Shockley

    MLA Offsite Reading, Philadelphia, January 6, 2017

  • Complete reading (3:53): MP3
  • Convergence on Poetics, University of Washington Bothell, North Creek Events Center, September 27-30, 2012

    • Evie Shockley (6:09): MP3
    • Complete recording (1:55:03): MP3

    • listen to the entire event here

    Poetry in Performance: National Poetry Foundation Conference on the 1980's

    Recorded June 29, 2012; Featuring A.L. Nielsen, Catherine Wagner, Laura Hinton, Evie Shockley and Linda Russo.

    • Evie Shockley-Duck,Duck-Redux (02:23): MP3
    • Evie Shockley-Post White (01:37): MP3
    • Evie Shockley-You Can Say That Again Billy (02:06): MP3
    • Evie Shockley-Miles's Muse (04:48): MP3

    Reading at Pennsylvania State University; April 12, 2012

    1. Introduction (06:24): MP3
    2. My last modernist poem #4 (01:00): MP3
    3. From the lost letters of Frederick Douglass (03:38): MP3
    4. Celestial (02:46): MP3
    5. Ode to my blackness (01:26): MP3
    6. In memory of New Orleans, as it was (01:28): MP3
    7. Never after (03:38): MP3
    8. A matter of balance (01:12): MP3
    9. Improper(ty) behavior (02:01): MP3
    10. Studies in antebellum literature ch. 5 (or, topsy-turvy) (01:36): MP3
    11. Song in the backyard: a golden shovel for Rihanna (02:49): MP3
    12. Thirteen ways of looking at the towers: a 9/11 poem ten years later (03:15): MP3
    13. Post White (01:46): MP3
    14. The farewell letters (07:32): MP3
    15. On Never after (01:18): MP3
    16. On visual representation (01:48): MP3
    17. On the composition process (01:24): MP3
    18. On rewriting a published poem (01:45): MP3
    19. On hearing the poems (01:30): MP3
    20. On experimental poetry and formalism (02:02): MP3
    • Complete recording (56:08): MP3

    MLA Offsite Reading, Town Hall Downstairs, Seattle, January 7, 2012

    Complete reading (2:21): MP3

    Appearing on Cross Cultural Poetics, Episode 233: The New Black, April 7, 2011

    • Complete recording (48:04): MP3

    Appearing at Advancing Feminist Poetics and Activism, sponsored by the Belladonna* Reading Series, New York, September 24, 2009

    Part one (55:50): MP3

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    Part two (25:12) MP3

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    Reading as part of the Belladonna* Reading Series, New York, May 8, 2007

    1. Introduction (2:26): MP3
    2. 31 Words (05:37): MP3
    3. Possibilities of poetry upon her death (01:29): MP3
    4. Wheatley and Hemings have drinks in the halls of the ancestors (02:18): MP3
    5. You can say that again, Billie (02:24): MP3
    6. Ballad of Anita Hill (03:30): MP3
    7. ode to e (01:47): MP3
    8. Henry Bibb considers love and livery (04:14): MP3
    9. Still there (01:38): MP3
    10. Soundtrack for a generational shift (03:24): MP3
    11. mesostics from the american grammar book (02:17): MP3
    12. good night women (or, defying the carcinogenic pen) (02:53): MP3
    • Complete reading (32:47): MP3

    Reading as part of the Segue Series at the Bowery Poetry Club, New York, April 15, 2006

    1. Introduction (03:11): MP3
    2. Pantoon landing 1976 (01:13): MP3
    3. Disciple (01:20): MP3
    4. Blue in green (01:35): MP3
    5. A course in canvas (01:59): AMP3
    6. My last modernist poem #2 (or, mugshot) (01:50): MP3
    7. The last temptation (02:52): MP3
    8. Cause I’m from Dixie too (03:11): MP3
    9. You can say that again, Billie (02:01): MP3
    10. A thousand words (12:01): AMP3
    11. Atlantis made easy (01:25): MP3
    • Complete reading (34:42): MP3

    Appearing on Cross Cultural Poetics, Episode 77: Four Across, 2005

    • Complete recording (13:40): MP3

    "Coming in from the Cold: Celebrating Twenty Years of the MLA Off-Site Poetry Reading," at the Philadelphia Mariott, December 29, 2009

    • Complete reading (5:23): MP3
    • Appearing in MLA Off-Site Reading at the Rotunda, Philadelphia, organized by Julia Bloch and Michelle Taransky, December 29th, 2009

      Complete reading (1:50): MP3

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