Niall O'Sullivan

high brow, low brow, none of that stuff in the middle

John Berryman: Dream Song 29

This performance of Dream Song 29 by John Berryman defies many of the metrics I have claimed make a good poetry reading: Dial down your intensity when performing in an intimate setting. Try to minimise distracting physical gestures and tics. Don’t drink too much before reading, in fact, try not to drink at all. For […]

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