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Poetry, Ecology, and the Reappropriation of Lived Space

This talk was originally written for a panel on Ecopoetics organized by Brenda Iijima and Evelyn Reilly and held on January 21, 2006 at the Bowery Poetry Club. A compilation of writings from the event and beyond, entitled )((eco (lang)(uage(reader)), will be published this November by Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs.

The Ballad of the Girly Man

For Felix The truth is hidden in a veil of tears/The scabs of the mourners grow thick with fear…

Faith is a Marionette

The dragonflies were/was was to discover/now/wings.

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The Brooklyn Rail

JUN 2006

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