Gwendolyn Brooks reads her poems aloud (including "The Mother")
Gwendolyn Brooks Reading (intro poem by Haki R. Madhubuti)
The Sweet Flypaper of Life (Roy DeCarava and Langston Hughes)
Three readings by Joy Harjo related to An American Sunrise
This is a great opportunity to hear Kelman speak about his work in general and That Was a Shiver specifically, including a reading of "Clinging On."
Hi all, here is the audio of our Q&A in which we discussed Kelman, with video clips, copied below, and concluded with a discussion on McCarthy.
Kelman interview and reading:
Keep in mind that Kelman often writes a stream of consciousness with the shape of thought. An influence is Samuel Beckett. See this clip of Beckett's "Not I" with comments by actor Billie Whitelaw:
Here are some more links referenced today!
Here's the audio recording:
Sunday Q&A - 6/21
I've sent out an email with the information for our Sunday Q&A on 6/21 at 4pm. If you're planning on joining and haven't received it, just let me know. And if you can't make it, it will be recorded.
The overstory outside my window 5:45am: