There are things that are worth bringing back from the past: Dial-a-Poem is certainly one of these.
Dial-a-Poem celebrates 50 years since John Giorno’s public art project launched in New York City.
Giorno’s Dial-a-Poem connected callers to answering machines playing recordings by poets such as Allen Ginsberg, John Cage and Patti Smith.
This sound walk is a tribute to Giorno's Dial-a-poem
I have selected thirty poems from John Giorno amazing project Dial a Poem now in Ealing, London. So, just enjoy.
All the poems from UbuWeb
DIAL-A-POEM HYPE One day a New York mother saw her 12-year-old son with two friends listening to t…
Diana De Prima | Revolutionary Letters Nos. 7, 13, 16, 49 (7:07, Recorded GPS, New York, March 21, 1…
William Burroughs | excerpts from The Wild Boys (6:53, Recorded Duke Street, London, Nov. 19, 1971)
Anne Waldman | Pressure, Holy City (4:00, Recorded GPS, New York, June 9, 1972)
John Giorno | Vajra Kisses (8:20, Recorded GPS, New York, August 9, 1972)
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