Poetry Marathon: Serpentine Gallery

EditorNicola Lees, Lucia PietroiustiIntroduction byHans Ulrich Obrist

May 31, 2012|
Poetry Marathon: Serpentine Gallery by Nicola Lees
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Hans Ulrich Obrist’s 2009 Poetry Marathon was an ambitious two-day poetry event held in Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa’s summer pavilion at the Serpentine Gallery, with performances from leading poets, writers, artists, philosophers, scholars and musicians. Intended as a continuation of the overlap between twentieth-century poetry and art in Dada, Cubism, Surrealism, the New York Schools and Fluxus, this ambitious occasion is now commemorated in this 728-page volume. Poetry Marathon includes contributions from Sean Bonney, Tracey Emin, Brian Eno, James Fenton, Gilbert & George, John Giorno, Dominique Gonzalez-Foerster, Kenneth Goldsmith, Eugen Gomringer, Richard Hell, Geoffrey Hill, Joan Jonas, August Kleinzahler, Nick Laird, Sean Landers, Jonas Mekas, Maria Mirabel, Eileen Myles, Philippe Parreno, Holly Pester, Jeremy Reed, Gerhard Rühm, Barry Schwabsky and Agnès Varda, among many others.
Eileen Myles is an American poet and writer born on December 9, 1949 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Boston (1971). She moved to New York City in 1974 where she participated in workshops and worked with and for several famous poets. Her career includes working as Artistic Director of St...
Title:Poetry Marathon: Serpentine GalleryFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:728 pages, 10 X 7.25 X 0.68 inShipping dimensions:728 pages, 10 X 7.25 X 0.68 inPublished:May 31, 2012Publisher:Walther König, Köln/Koenig BooksLanguage:English

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