Sundance: Film Festival and Poetry?
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Sundance: Film Festival and Poetry?

Poets: how do we wish to play with the medium of film? Filmmakers: how do we wish to strum the currents of poetry? Is one the water and the other the ripple that proves it not glass? Is one the world and the other the bowl in which it is caught, like a sky in a lake so we see it twice? Continue reading

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PINK THUNDER: Michael Zapruder’s Arts Portmanteau
Book Reviews

PINK THUNDER: Michael Zapruder’s Arts Portmanteau

The title of a poem is like a tuning fork for the poem, whereas a song gives its overture to set the tone. In the poem-songs, instead of a title the listener receives first a pitch and pattern of sounds composed of instruments and vocals that accompany the words of the poem. This composition colors the words a particular and limited spectrum of emotions. Continue reading