Tag Archives: Robert Duncan

Poetics as Cosmology

Poetics as Cosmology (Intro to Spontaneous Composition) THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED AND A SECOND WORKSHOP (SUNDAY) ADDED TO THE SATURDAY WORKSHOP WHICH IS NOW FULL. A six week online (Zoom) workshop for people who have had a little experience … Continue reading

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Plugging Into the Current: The Immediacies of Daphne Marlatt’s Writing

I had a flurry of activity about a month ago. I prepared a talk for a poet’s society with which I was engaged for a couple of months to serve as a sort of “dress rehearsal” for a talk at … Continue reading

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Interview with Miriam Nichols on Mechanic of Splendor

Of the post-war North American poets that wrote from a stance of spontaneity, there are few that spring to mind immediately, Charles Olson, Robert Duncan, Jack Spicer, Denise Levertov, Michael McClure and George Bowering. All were friends of Robin Blaser, … Continue reading

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