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Kathryn Neurnberger and Paisley Rekdal - Shared screen with speaker view
Kate Bernheimer
17:59
Welcome everyone!
Ander Monson
19:37
yes
patri hadad
20:07
YAAAAAAAAAASSSSSSSS
Rose Pacult
20:14
Omg I. Love this song
Ander Monson
25:32
To echo Kate, welcome all! We’re very happy to celebrate the release of Kathryn Nuernberger’s THE WITCH OF EYE and Paisley Rekdal’s APPROPRIATE, both out this very week!
Ander Monson
26:59
Order The Witch of Eye from our local bookstore, Antigone, or directly from Sarabande Books: http://www.sarabandebooks.org/titles-20192039/the-witch-of-eye-kathryn-nuernberger
Ander Monson
27:36
great intro Alison!
Kate Bernheimer
27:53
That was a beautiful introduction, Alison Deming!
Kate Bernheimer
29:54
“Defiance, resistance, wit, and subterfuge.” Yes!
Ander Monson
30:27
I don’t remember if Kate mentioned this or not, but because we have two readers with us tonight we’ll focus on their readings, and we won’t have a Q&A after. MFAs we’ll see you in colloquium tomorrow for conversation. Everyone else will have to resort to tweeting at our readers tonight.
Ander Monson
31:10
“Also he was an idiot."
Kate Bernheimer
31:14
And please feel free to submit greetings and to amplify moments in the reading you enjoy here in the chat.
Kate Bernheimer
32:30
“….many of us start out meek…”
Darien Gee
34:31
“They are the first to tell you many of us start out meek, as beautiful virtuous apologies of ourselves until, if we let them, the passing years make some more meaningful purpose of our lives. “ <3
Darien Gee
35:14
“They are the first to tell you many of us start out meek, as beautiful virtuous apologies of ourselves until, if we let them, the passing years make some more meaningful purpose of our lives.”
Kate Bernheimer
37:50
Thank you for providing that whole quote.
Darien Gee
39:11
Love the end of that essay, Kathryn. <3
Alison Deming
39:15
Brava!!!
Simeon Berry
39:36
Wunderbar!
Paisley Rekdal
39:57
So great! Just ordered the book.
Ander Monson
40:18
I like the idea of Matt studying right there in your closet though also, Kate.
Ander Monson
40:25
"Residency"
Lisa Kwong
42:03
I love teaching the Bruce Lee essay collection at Indiana University!
Lisa Kwong
42:08
*loved
Christopher Cokinos
44:31
Great intro Matt.
Lee Gallaway-Mitchell
44:46
Really wonderful intro, Matt!
Alison Deming
44:54
Wonderful intro, Matt!
Hea-Ream Lee
44:55
That was so beautiful Matt!!!
Christopher Cokinos
45:09
Woot, Paisley!
CAMERON MARTIN
45:11
Agreed, gorgeous intro!
Kate Bernheimer
45:58
Matt, that was beautiful.
CAMERON MARTIN
46:24
Agreed, such a beautiful intro!
Darien Gee
50:39
Beautiful, Paisley.
Ander Monson
52:02
“Some deaths are good, and that makes them hard to grieve.”
Lisa Kwong
52:51
A moving poem. Love the incense detail.
Darien Gee
53:46
LOL!
Alison Deming
54:07
Love love love
Christopher Cokinos
54:12
Powerful poem, Paisley.
Lisa Kwong
56:08
Yay Mae West!!!
CAMERON MARTIN
56:13
Amazing! I love the original, and that’s such a wonderful companion.
Alison Deming
56:18
Yay!!
Darien Gee
56:32
LOVE LOVE your Mae West impersonations!
CAMERON MARTIN
56:48
This is perfect lol
Ander Monson
57:09
nice
Christopher Cokinos
57:18
Awesome Mae West voice!
Geramee Hensley
57:18
lmao--that was so fun!
CAMERON MARTIN
57:30
clapping for no one but myself
Maya Zeller
57:31
Bishop to Mae West—perfect!
Lisa Kwong
58:30
what a great project!!
Ander Monson
01:00:22
yas
Ander Monson
01:01:40
cool
Darien Gee
01:01:50
I love this poem.
Lisa Kwong
01:02:45
This is awesome and such important history.
Ander Monson
01:02:53
^^^
CAMERON MARTIN
01:03:06
^^^
CAMERON MARTIN
01:03:59
“excessiveness of men” a collective noun just waiting to be made official
patri hadad
01:04:33
Wrote that one down
Lee Gallaway-Mitchell
01:04:45
^^^
Christopher Cokinos
01:05:10
Lyricism and research, that's the way to go.
Logan Phillips
01:05:15
wow
Alison Deming
01:05:35
Totally stunned by this great project
CAMERON MARTIN
01:05:48
“because it cost less to leave the evidence than drag it all back out” incredible, gutting. Can’t wait to have this book.
Alison Deming
01:06:21
It never trapped their souls
Lisa Kwong
01:06:24
Brava, Paisley!!
Blas Falconer
01:06:27
These are so powerful!
CAMERON MARTIN
01:06:28
^^^
Lisa Kwong
01:06:55
Sui Sin Far!
CAMERON MARTIN
01:09:19
Woohoo!!!
Kate Bernheimer
01:09:20
Thank you!
Lisa Kwong
01:09:33
What a great reading!!
Christopher Cokinos
01:09:38
Thanks for a great reading.
Alison Deming
01:09:38
Thank you both. You inspire us.
Blas Falconer
01:09:54
Superb reading!
Christopher Cokinos
01:10:07
Was that Scott Bakula behind Ander at one point?
Christopher Cokinos
01:10:19
Captain Archer...
Ander Monson
01:11:03
Well done all!
Ander Monson
01:11:19
This runs for a couple minutes then we’ll close up the zoom shop.
Darien Gee
01:11:24
Thank you for a lovely reading, Kathryn and Paisley!
Ander Monson
01:11:36
Alison you get a shoutout here in a sec
Kathryn Nuernberger
01:11:36
Thanks! This was such a nice event. And all these videos!
patri hadad
01:11:47
Wonderful readings from Kathryn & Paisley
Kate Bernheimer
01:11:50
Thank you all for coming! What a beautiful night of urgent new lyrical work.
FARID MATUK
01:12:11
Thankyou from Susan and Farid
Ander Monson
01:12:19
beautiful cover too
Ander Monson
01:12:26
word!
Alison Deming
01:12:42
Thanks, Ander!!
Kate Bernheimer
01:12:45
Does Instacart sell sardine dresses
Ander Monson
01:12:59
Thanks and good night!
Alison Deming
01:13:01
Still shopping for mine
Paisley Rekdal
01:13:22
Thank you all for the invite!
Ander Monson
01:13:41
next time we’ll have you in person!