Al Filreis

Celan set to music

John Zorn approached Dan Kaufman to write something for his Tzadik label, the two quickly discovered their shared admiration for the work of Romanian Jewish poet Paul Celan. The result is Force of Light, Kaufman's eight-song homage to the remarkable, troubled poet.

new writing modes derive from duress

Pretty much as soon as html had been perfected I was teaching it to my students - or, rather, making them go out and learn it.

information as material

Now available on UbuWeb: a short film about the work of Kenneth Goldsm

Bob Lucid memorial - audio available

I've mentioned the late Bob Lucid several times already here: mentor, sage, quiet educational radical, great ci