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Updated: 2017-09-09T09:06:51.605-04:00



The Worldwide Reading of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights on September 6, 2017 PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA Presented by Poetry In Common, Peace / Works, Leonard Gontarek and Alicia Askenase With Poets And Writers including: AHMAD ALMALLAH * CATHERINE BANCROFT * CHARLES CARR * ANN DE FOREST * VALERIE FOX * DEBORAH FRIES * ELI GOLDBLATT * DOUGLAS GORDON * ANGEL HOGAN * JENNIFER


My reading at the University of Paris Diderot with translations by Martin Richet March 7, 2017


I have a dream. The first time as history, the second time as farce. My dream is this. The disaster that is Hillary Clinton’s email server lies not in what’s on it, although that may turn ugly down the road as well, so much as it lies in what that box tells us about Hillary Clinton. That she was totally paranoid after decades of abuse on the part


The syllabus for my University of Pennsylvania course English 111 Experimental Writing: Poetry and Poetics  can now be found online here