Al Filreis

responsibility of the word

Thomas Mann, writing about the word and responsibility in a time of fascism, on March 6, 1937, in the Nation magazine:

3 chickens = coin sale

My report on the state of surrealism in 1960.

hear Miss Mackie Rhodus

Recently added to PennSound: the audio recording of a performance of Helen Adam's San Francisco's Burning (1963), a lyric play written by Helen and Pat Adam, and performed by the

two legends

In 1959-60 Dick Higgins (above) collaborated with (and then a little later met) Bern Porter.

deathwork

Donald Hall visited us last April, and I enjoyed every minute of it. He was frail and yet hardy and game at the same time.