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Mónica de la Torre

Photo credit: Charles Bernstein/PennSound © 2009

Close Listening — Readings and Conversations at ArtOnAir

Clocktower Studio, New York, August 4, 2009

Program #1: Mónica de la Torre reads "The Crush," from Public Domain (Roof Books, 2008)

  • complete program (27:49): MP3

    Program #2: Mónica de la Torre in conversation with Charles Bernstein

  • complete program (28:45): MP3


Reading at Pioneer Works, Red Hook, Brooklyn, December 8, 2015

John Ashbery celebration featuring readings by Geoffery G. O’Brien, Mónica de la Torre, and John Yau, with opening remarks for John Ashbery by Ben Lerner. Further information on this event can be found at the Pioneer Works programs archive, here.

complete recording (1:17:07): MP3

Segue Series Reading at the Zinc Bar, New York City, December 20, 2014

  1. Introduction (4:34): MP3
  2. A Theory of Reception (1:42): MP3
  3. Enter Not Enter (1:06): MP3
  4. Job Search (3:22): MP3
  5. View From a Womb Chair (4:53): MP3
  6. View From an Aeron Chair (1:16): MP3
  7. View From a Dodo Chair (3:18): MP3
  8. View From a Folding Chair (1:42): MP3
  9. Hotel (7:43): MP3
  10. A Drama in 43 Episodes (4:56): MP3

    Complete recording (35:05): MP3

Segue Series Reading at the Bowery Poetry Club, May 19, 2012

  1. Introduction (3:18): MP3
  2. Photos While You Wait (3:46): MP3
  3. Happy New Years (1:48): MP3
  4. On Unreliable and Incongruous Self-Translations (9:45): MP3
  5. Notes on the Translation (11:59): MP3
  • complete reading (30:52): MP3

Reading at Jerome Rothenberg's 80th Birthday Tribute, CUNY Graduate Center, New York City, December 9, 2011

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Segue Series Reading at the Bowery Poetry Club, January 16, 2010

  • complete reading (28:37): MP3

Segue Series Reading at the Bowery Poetry Club, February 24, 2007

  • complete reading (38:06): MP3

Segue Series Reading at the Bowery Poetry Club, April 8, 2006

  • introduction (2:45): MP3
  • complete reading (9:55): MP3

Appearing on Cross Cultural Poetics, Episode #74 "Face to Face," 2005

  • complete program (29:54): MP3

Segue Series Reading at the Bowery Poetry Club, December 13, 2003

  • complete reading (24:52): MP3

Mónica de la Torre on PennSound Daily


These sound recordings are being made available for noncommercial and educational use only. © 2010 Mónica de la Torre. Used with permission of Mónica de la Torre. All rights to this recorded material belong to the author. Distributed by PennSound.