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Zhimin Li

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MLA Offsite Reading, Philadelphia, January 6, 2017

  • Complete reading (6:03): MP3
  • Reading at the Kelly Writers House, October 25, 2016

    hosted by Charles Bernstein

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    Complete audio (50:27): MP3

    Chinese American Association for Poetry and Poetics Conference, Central China Normal University - Wuhan, China. June 8, 2013.

    • A Promise (05:42): MP3

    From Charles Bernstein's Portraits Series: Li: The Snow of Yesteryear, February 8, 2009

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    Li Zhimin
    Zhimin had come to Penn to give a talk on Chinese poetry and to read is own poems. A few days later he visited use on 92nd.
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    Writers Without Borders Reading at the Kelly Writers House, February 4, 2009

    • Complete reading (1:39:45): MP3
    1. Introduction by Jessica Lowenthal (2:32): MP3
    2. Introduction by Charles Bernstein (7:13): MP3
    3. Live in Light of Love, to Emma (3:19): MP3
    4. Contrast (1:07): MP3
    5. A Soul (1:08): MP3
    6. Non-Presence I (3:07): MP3
    7. Non-Presence II (4:37): MP3
    8. Non-Presence III (2:44): MP3
    9. Non-Presence IV (1:44): MP3
    10. Non-Presence V (2:06): MP3
    11. Non-Presence VI (2:07): MP3
    12. Non-Presence VII (2:50): MP3
    13. Non-Presence VIII (0:58): MP3
    14. Non-Presence IX (2:00): MP3
    15. Non-Presence X (1:54): MP3
    16. Non-Presence XI (1:16): MP3
    17. Non-Presence XII (2:09): MP3
    18. Non-Presence XIII (2:11): MP3
    19. Non-Presence XIV (2:07): MP3
    20. She (3:48): MP3

    Lecture on New Chinese Poetry:

    The Origin and the Development from the Prespective of Cultural Exchanges Between China and the West (46:29): MP3
    text of the lecture, published in International Literary Quarterly


    Matt Turner on Zhonglish at Jacket2
    Li on Charles Bernstein's Pitch of Poetry: here

    Zhimin Li on PennSound Daily

    © 2017 by Li Zhimin. These sound recordings are being made available for noncommercial and educational use only. All rights to this recorded material belong to the authors. Used with permission of the authors. Distributed by PennSound.