Monthly Archives: October 2012

Interview and Audio of Poet/Activist Brenda Hillman

Paul Nelson facilitated the visit of renowned poet and activist Brenda Hillman to SPLAB in November 2011, as part of the Visiting Poets Series. Hear a clip from the interview she did with Paul Nelson here: Audio of the reading … Continue reading

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Diane Di Prima – American Poetry and the Beat Movement from a Female Perspective

Diane Di Prima – American Poetry and the Beat Movement from a Female Perspective Diane Di Prima is perhaps the most well-known female poet of the Beat Literary movement. She discussed how she decided at age fourteen to dedicate her … Continue reading

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Nate Mackey Interview, Part 6

  In the final segment from my August 24, 2012 interview with poet Nate Mackey, he responds to questions about the notions of reincarnation, lost continents and how his book Nod House is about “an age coming to and end,” … Continue reading

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