Rothenberg, Jerome 1980

Friday, May 16, 1980


Time runs thru my fingers,
laughter & feathers
against her lips
when I bend to kiss her

– Jerome Rothenberg, “A Slower Music”

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Read this interview with Jerome Rothenberg from Rain Taxi:

Poet and Polemicist: an interview with Jerome Rothenberg

by Sarah Suzor Poet, translator, and polemicist Jerome Rothenberg is the author of more than 80 books of poetry, and has edited or co-edited ten major anthologies/assemblages, including Shaking the Pumpkin, Technicians of the Sacred, and three volumes of Poems for the Millennium.

the gauleiter & the rabbit
form another segment
of the dream     their motion thrusts them forward
until he drives his teeth into the other’s neck
purveyor of a custom so within the norm
the world will hardly recognize it

– Jerome Rothenberg, “The Gauleiter & The Rabbit (2)”

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Watch Jerome Rothenberg read some of his work:

Jerome Rothenberg ” Visions and Affiliations

Jack and Adelle Foley hosted readings by Southern California poets included in Jack’s chrono-encyclopedia, Visions and Affiliations, at Beyond Baroque. — Saturday, December 8th 2012 — * Watch the whole show: * Read a profile of Jack and this book: * Jack and Adelle Foley: * Visions and Affiliations: * Beyond Baroque: — Find more at

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