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Love and madness

’Tis Pity She’s a Whore, Barbican, 12 April 2014

A bedroom with dark red walls; a bed with red sheets and red duvet cover; television and film posters for works such as True Blood and The Vampire Diaries: into this blood-themed world stepped a young woman who lounged on her bed and did normal stuff like play CDs and check her laptop. 1,545 more words


Daughter and Sun

My kindergartner and I are reading kids’ fantasy lit Ghoulish Song by Will Alexander, who, by our investigation, serendipitously teaches at MCAD here in Minneapolis. 141 more words

Ecological Resilience

New Directions in Innovative Black Poetry, 12/5, 5pm, Rutgers University

With Carter Mathes, I’ve been organizing a poetry event that’s going to take place tomorrow at Rutgers in the English Department.  I’m very excited that… 25 more words

Will Alexander

Big Bridge 16, Neosurrealism, Francesca Woodman

The new 15th Anniversary issue of Big Bridge is up and running, and it’s filled with some really tremendous art and literature: several days worth of good reading/viewing.  291 more words

John Yau

African-American Writers, Week 2 - A Letter to Will Alexander, the poet


I am

I am inspired and

I am inspired and I have a slight

I am inspired and I have a slight feeling of ignition, 227 more words

African-American Writers

Video poemscape by Will Alexander & Makiko Goto

There is nothing quite like hearing or seeing visionary poet Will Alexander reading his own poetry.  Here is a poemscape collaboration between Will (reading Moment of Direct Mpac… 21 more words