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New Recording: Sherwin Bitsui with Elee Kraljii Gardiner at Hugo House

On January 31, 2020, Sherwin Bitsui with Elee Kraljii Gardiner read at the Richard Hugo House and I had the pleasure of listening from the front row. Below are the tracks from this event, which included a conversation/Q&A after each poet read.

Part 1: Elee

Part 2: Sherwin

Part 3: Conversation

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New Recording: A Scribe Called Quess?

From the January 17, 2020 event at Seattle Town Hall: A Scribe Called Quess?: Dismantling the Colonial Legacy.

Learn more about Quess at his website.

Nikkita Oliver performed poetry and interviewed Quess after the talk.

The recording (MP3) is 101 minutes:

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Poetry Recording: The 2020 MLA Offsite Reading

The 2020 MLA Offsite Reading, which featured mostly poetry, occurred at Town Hall Seattle yesterday. There were many readers, and most of them read for 2 minutes or less. The event was broken into three parts, with three hosts. The recording, which I made happen with my new H6, is below. Audio is minimally edited, as usual, but at least complete. I have listed all of the poets along with the host. The event is added to my Recordings archive page as well.

Part 1 Recording

Host: Jeanne Heuving

Readers: Kazim Ali, Prageeta Sharma, Diana Arterian, Cameron Awkward-Rich, Woogee Bae, Quentin Baker, Amaranth Borsuk, Rebecca Brown, Amy Sara Carroll, Sarah Chavez, Ken Taylor, Richard Chiem, Kate Colby, Michael Cross, Zhang Er, C. R. Grimmer

Part 2 Recording

Host: Amaranth Borsuk

Readers: Stefania Heim, Rae Armantrout, Jeanne Heuving, Ted Hiebert, Ever Jones, Douglas Kearney, Larissa Lai, Donato Mancini, Natalie Martinez, Nadine Maestas, Sarah Mangold, Joe Milutis, Robert Mittenthal, Paul Nelson, Aldon Nielsen, Katelyn Opegard, Bob Perelman

Part 3 Recording

Host: Ted Hiebert

Readers: James Reed, Juan Carlos Reyes, Katie Schaag, Leonard Schwartz, Ada Smailbagovich, Danny Snelson, Ching-In Chen, Billie Swift, Monica de la Torre, Matthew Trease, Lesley Wheeler, Tyrone Williams, Deborah Woodard

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New Audio Recording: Nathaniel Mackey and Marty Ehrlich at Hugo House

Nathaniel Mackey and Marty Ehrlich perform at the Richard Hugo House in Seattle, WA
Full recording, including one encore.

A recording of the poet and musician, performing at the Richard Hugo House in Seattle on 9/22/19.

More info on the event can be found here.

Full audio recording download: .wav

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New Recording: Tyehimba Jess via Seattle Arts and Lectures

This is an older recording I just found floating around my desktop. It originally was recorded back in March.

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New Recording: Leonard Schwartz and Zhang Er at Elliott Bay Book Company

Recorded on Sunday, 10/14/18 at Elliott Bay Book Company in Seattle.

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Cold Moon Recordings

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Past Event: Rainier Valley Lit Crawl #4

The fourth Rainier Valley Lit Crawl will take place in Hillman City, Seattle, on Saturday, December 3rd.

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Past Event: Poetry for Homeless Vets

I am very excited to be involved with this upcoming poetry event that is themed around and in respect for homeless veterans.

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Past Event: Cascadia Poetry Festival ’16

This post explores what is definitely one of the event highlights of the year for me, which occurs on November 3-6.