Amslinger, Bernstein, Lange, Lupette, Traxler reading in Berlin, Essen, and Dresden in May 2015 (audio & video)


Dresden May 13, 2015
Norbert Lange and Charles Bernstein read their collaboration, "Apoplexie/Apoplexie" in Dresden on May 17, 20015 (24:29): MP3
This work begins with Bernstein's "You" (from Resistance, 1983) and cotinues with Lange's translation, then Bernstein's translation of Lange's version, over nine rounds (18 poems), written in 2013 and 2014. It will be published later this year in Schreibheft, ed. Norbert Wehr.


Berlin, May 15

(photo: Robert Golinski)
Connaisseur des Chaos: C=H=A=R=L=E=S B=E=R=N=S=T=E=I=N 
Tobias Amslinger, Norbert Lange, Léonce W. Lupette,  Mathias Traxler, and Charles Bernstein  
Moderator: Simone Kornappel 

1. Introduction by Simone Kornappel (5:45): MP3
2. Johnny Cake Hollow (1:07): MP3
3. Norbert Lange, introduction (5:13): MP3
4. Sagen wir einfach / Let's Just Say  (3:50): MP3
5. Dysraphism / Dysraphismus (13:45): MP3
6. The Bricklayer's Arms / Die Arme vom Maurer (11:22): MP3

7. Susan Bee talk (slide presentation -- audio only) (20:56): MP3

8 . Wherever Angels Go / 
Wo immer Engel schweben (2:48): MP3
9. Catabolism / Kräfteverfall (6:57): MP3
10. Doggy Bag /  Restebox (3:14): MP3

11. Discussion:
 Simone Kornappel and group (15:07): MP3

12. Thank You for Saying Thank You / 
Danke fürs Bedanken (simultanaety) (7:30): MP3

Complete event (1hr 37min): MP3

thanks to  Matthias Kniep and

Lyrikline recordings, with German translations, made the same day in Berlin.


Essen May 11, 2015
Tobias Amslinger, Norbert Lange, Léonce W. Lupette,  Mathias Traxler, and Bernstein read from Angriff der Schwierigen Gedichte (Bernstein selected poems in translation) at the Proust bookstore in Essen, introduced by Norbert Wehr. May 11, 2015.  Video © Robert Golinski.