poMotion poetry

PoMo News, Politika Poetika

leave a comment »

Poets for Living Waters, a poetry action in response to the oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, demonstrates how everything is connected.

Poet Saw Wei was released from Burmeese prison after a three year stay for “inducing crime against public tranquility” with his poem, ‘February the Fourteenth.”

Gary Sullivan is a proponent for flarf (or rubbish verse).

Peter Orlovsky, poet and partner of Allen Ginsberg died May 30th.  The two were lovers for nearly three decades.  Watch them preform here in 1984 (Orlovsky is the one meditating in a suit):

Posted by Sue Zalokar

Advertisements

Written by lickmypoetry

June 8, 2010 at 2:28 pm

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: