Every Poet Knows Time

28/11/2018 • 6PM - 7PM

with Rupert Clervaux/CVX

With its strict constraints of rhyme and metre, the Villanelle was famously described as ‘exquisite torture’ by one anthologist. However trying the process, the braiding refrains seem to slide effortlessly into musical and rhythmical settings. This music mix, of some genre-founding classics with a host of profoundly forward-thinking current releases, sets the scene for three selected poetic works in the Villanelle form––along with the unrivalled Thylias Moss reading ‘Sunrise Comes to Second Avenue’ and discussing her vision of the future of poetry, and some speech fragments and loops of Derek Walcott and Ursula K. Le Guin…

APHEX TWIN – Weathered Stone
CVX – Imitaciones (LYL Edit)
JASSS – Cotton For Lunch
CVX – Ulyssean Time (LYL Edit)
BASIC CHANNEL – Present Edit
ELLL – Flowers (forthcoming on Paralaxe Editions)
BRASSFOOT – Balthazar’s Choice
UPSAMMY – Vacate Or Annihilate
ONDNESS – Mariah No Raver
JAMES MARRS – Light Fields
TERESA WINTER – From So High That I Might Die
APHEX TWIN – Blur
STINE JANVIN – Portamento
THEO PARRISH – Reaction to Plastic
PAMELA_AND HER SONS – Wind Open Freak
GOLDEN DONNA – Denial
RUSSELL E.L. BUTLER – Love Unlmtd
TOLOUSE LOW TRAX – Make Friends
LEONARD COHEN – Villanelle For Our Time
APHEX TWIN – Lichen

Every Poet Knows Time

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