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Anne-Marie Albiach

Reading UNE GÉOMÉTRIE (triptych), Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, 2005–6

Recorded by Walter Feldmann

  1. Travail vertical et blanc (6:32): MP3: Text and Ch. Bernstein tr.
  2. Incantation (4:30): MP3
  3. Les figurations de mémoire (6:43): MP3

Complete recording (18:10): MP3

PennSound-only archive link to video above video recording [PennSound only]

Reading ETAT, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, April 28, 2005

Recorded by Walter Feldmann


  1. I (2:20): MP3
  2. II (2:26): MP3
  3. III (1:47): MP3
  4. IV (2:24): MP3
  5. V (2:31): MP3
  6. VI (0:35): MP3
  7. VII (1:49): MP3
  8. VIII (2:05): MP3
  9. IX (2:36): MP3

    « ÉTAT » 
  10. ["une fraction']  (9:31): MP3
  11. Commentaire ou monologue (3:20): MP3
  12. (opposition je) (4:48): MP3
  13. Attributs: leur manière (0:27): MP3
  14. Ses attributs: Unité et Je, Leur rétrospective (1:25): MP3
  15. Deuxième mouvement de la Rétrospective (0:44): MP3
  16. Rétrospective, dernier mouvement en deux (1:38): MP3
  17. Deuxième Reprise (0:31): MP3
  18. Troisième mouvement (0:40): MP3
  19. Commentaire sur le précédent événement :
            sur l’acte d’engendrement de la parole.
            Refus de causalité (1:34): MP3
  20. Ses Attributs: il dans le passé (1:27): MP3
  21. FICTION (2:34): MP3
  22. Terme (l'infernale) (2:08): MP3
  23. Rétrospective ce qui précède comment (1:08): MP3
  24. Deuxième voix (6:30): MP3

Click here for English translation by Keith Waldrop on Jacket2.

France Culture. Radio Program "Poésie sur parole,” with host André Velter, April 16, 2004

    Excerpt (21:06): MP3

France Culture. Radio Program "Poésie sur parole,” with host Alain Veinstein, 2003

    Excerpt (36:16): MP3

Reading in Paris, Steel Bar July 29, 2000

Complete Recording (07:05): MP3

Reading in Grey Suit Issue #4, Winter 1993

ed. Anthony Howell, recording by Joey Simas. Used with the permission of Anthony Howell and Claude Royet-Journoud.

Reading « H II » linéaires (1974), Neuilly-sur-Seine, France, July 7, 1993

Collected in Mezza Voce, Éditions Flammarion, Paris, 1984. Recorded by Walter Feldmann.

Complete Recording (12:16): MP3

Private link to video recording [PennSound only]

Interview with Jean Daive for France Culture radio, 1978

Complete Recording (33:36): MP3

Featured excerpts from the Kenning CD

Read by the author in her mother's apartment on the rue de l'Hotel de Ville in Neuilly, France, on July 29, 2000 and July 31, 2001 and recorded by Jonathan Skinner

Anne-Marie Albiach - Selections from ETAT (ENIGME IX) and MEZZA VOCE (Esquisse: « le froid » ) (6:57): MP3

Also see:

Music by Walter Feldmann based on Albiach's poetry here

Anne-Marie Albiach featured in the PennSound Daily here.

© 2015 by Anne-Marie Albiach. These sound recordings are being made available for noncommercial and educational use only. All rights to this recorded material belong to the author. Used with permission of the Claude Royet-Journoud for the estate of Anne-Marie Albiach. Distributed by PennSound.