SPLAB Word Orchestra @ Folklife

http://nwfolklifefestival2011.sched.org/event/f257fa6f976c47467778d3d090cd20b0

4-5P Friday, May 27, 2011

Type: Music PerformanceNorthwest Stories
Venue: Center House Theatre (Seattle Center)
Multi-Language Choral Poetry

URL: http://www.splab.org
Genre SW — Spoken Word-Poetry

We resuscitate the SPLAB Word Orchestra for this appearance at Folklife. Jeremy Springsteed is the Conductor. We hope to see you there.

About Splabman

Poet/interviewer Paul Nelson: Founded: SPLAB (Seattle Poetics LAB) & the Cascadia Poetry Festival Wrote: American Sentences (2015), A Time Before Slaughter (2010) and Organic in Cascadia: A Sequence of Energies (Lumme Editions, Brazil, 2013). His 2015 interview with José Kozer was published in 2016 (Ranchos Press) as Tiovivo Tres Amigos. Interviewed: Allen Ginsberg, Michael McClure, Joanne Kyger, Robin Blaser, Anne Waldman, Ed Sanders, Diane di Prima, Nate Mackey, George Bowering, Brenda Hillman, among others and is engaged in a 20 year bioregional cultural investigation of Cascadia, including the festival, a MOOC (Innovative Cascadia Poetry), interviews with Cascadia poets indigenous elders and activists, and the anthology Make It True: Poetry From Cascadia. Paul is co-editor of that anthology as well as 56 Days of August the poetry postcard anthology and writes an American Sentence daily. *MOOC = Massive Open Online Course
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