Monday, January 11, 2016

Robert Sheppard: Far Language: Buoyant Readings (Prynne, Andrews, Edwards, Adair, Williamson)


JH Prynne: Stars, Tigers and the Shape of Words, Birkbeck College.

Bruce Andrews: I Don’t Have Any Paper So Shut Up (or Social Romanticism), Sun   and Moon.

Ken Edwards: Good Science, Roof Books.

Gilbert Adair: Jizz Rim, Writers Forum.

Aaron Williamson: Cathedral Lung, Creation Books.


'Theories of language imply theories of poetry, particularly if poetry can be defined as a significant and coherent deformation of the linguistic system, and it is not uncommon to find poets engaging with such theories',

may be read here .  

August 1993                                              Version in Angel Exhaust 10, June 1994

Link to new 'Introduction' and links to all contents of Far Language here.