Charles Bernstein

After Stephen Ratcliffe

photo by Stephen Ratcliffe

Horizon line shimmers
At edge of light
Umbra calls echo 

Hannah Weiner's 'CODE POEMS' in City Hall Park (NY)

Hannah Weiner's Code Poems are featured in "The Language of Things," a public art show that opened tonight across from NY's city hall. Here are some photos, by Susan Bee. Adam Pendleton's work is based on Weiner's (photo from the web site).  Weiner's description of the work is provide on the exhibitions web site via EPC (originally published in 0-9).

Poetry [Recalculating]

image: Susan Bee


Imagine poetry as a series of terraces, some vast, some no bigger than a pinprick, overlooking the city of language.

Ted Greenwald (December 19, 1942–June 17, 2016)

photo © 2007 Charles Bernstein

Ted Greenwald’s poems sing the commons and dance with a homely grace American poetry has rarely seen.