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Close Listening with Charles Bernstein, at Kelly Writers House, April 11, 2014

(38:01): MP3

Motion of Light: A Tribute to Samuel R. Delany's Performative Poetics: Videos

Honoring Chip's contribution to Temple-Penn Poetics. 

Organized by Tracie Morris & Charles Bernstein
full video of events can be viewed in three segments:



Part 1 (1:17:38): MP3
intro, Fred Barney Taylor (before/after showing of his film The Polymath), talks by Kenneth James, Terry Rowden, & Ira Livingston



Part 2 (1:43:22): MP3
Tracie Morris, keynote by Fred Moten, toasts: Philadelphia Poet Laureate Frank Sherlock, Jena Osman, Sarah Micklem; &John Keene & Anne Waldman via Morris



Part 3 (1:12:15): MP3
Close Listening conversation with Bernstein, Delany reading

Reading for Wednesdays @ 4Plus, SUNY Buffalo, April 1, 1998

Complete Reading (36:28): MP3

Reading at SUNY Buffalo, October 11, 2000

  • note: reading incomplete

  • reading (18:21): MP3
  • Bowery Poetry Club, New York, Segue Reading Series, May 17, 2008

    MP3

    The Queer Gaze, Bureau of General Services, Queer Division, Manhattan, NY, April 1, 2014

    • Panel with Samuel R. Delany, Ana Bozicevic, Saeed Jones, and Trace Peterson; Moderated by Lonely Christopher (Presented by Kristiana)
    • Complete Recording (1:13:15): MP3


    "A Celebration of Hart Crane"

    Jan. 24, 2007, at Kelly Writers House, featuring Delany

    THE STAR-PIT

    The 1967 radio production in four MP3 files:

    WARNING: The source tape (and this digitization) suffers from variable levels and occasional noise and clipping.


    "Notes on The Star-Pit" by Samuel R. Delany

    Produced by Baird Searles.
    Production Assistant Neal Conan.
    Directed by Daniel Landau.
    Music and Sound Effects by Susan Schweers.
    Technical Direction by David Rabkin and Ed Woodward.

    The Star-Pit was first broadcast by
    The Mind’s Eye Theater
    over WBAI-FM,
    in New York City,
    November 1967

    Announcer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Baird Searles

    Vyme (narrator) . . . . . . . . . . . . Samuel R. Delany

    Vyme’s Wife,
    Golden Girl,
    Allegra . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Randa Haynes

    Ratlet,
    Golden Boy,
    Androcles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Walter Harris

    Vyme’s Husband,
    Pilot,
    Sandy,
    Golden Man,
    Sailor in Bar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jerry Matts

    Antonni,
    Assorted Children . . . . . . . . . . . Joan Tanner

    Vyme’s Mother,
    Joseph,
    Sailor in Bar,
    Poloscki,
    Lady from Carlson’s Lab . . . . . . Phoebe Wray


    These sound recordings are being made available for noncommercial and educational use only. All rights to this recorded material belong to the author. © 1967 and 2006 Samuel R. Delany. Used with permission of Samuel R. Delany. Distributed by PennSound. Files courtesy Pseudopodium, with thanks to Ray Davis.>