Some links

The Craft of Verse: The Norton Lectures, 1967-68 (Borges) at UbuWeb Sound.

Gertrude Stein reading Matisse and other stuff at UbuWeb Sound.

William Blake Archive.

Some live Captain Beefheart on the Youtube.

Pere Ubu from Urgh! A Music War, also on the Youtube. Also, Klaus Nomi from the same film.

And, here’s an article about a gas station in Montreal designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe. Happy belated birthday!


Recently Read and Recommended

A few books I’ve recently read and would recommend to other readers:

From the Observatory by Julio Cortazar

Motes by Craig Dworkin

Unheard Music by Craig Dworkin (PDF)

Core Samples from the World by Forest Gander

Ambient Parking Lot by Pamela Lu

The Goodbye Town by Timothy O’Keefe

Looking Around by Witold Rybczynski

Makeshift Metropolis by Witold Rybczynski

Dust: The Archive and Cultural History by Carolyn Steadman

The Voice of the River by Melanie Rae Thon

Driven to Abstraction by Rosmarie Waldrop

The Fast by Hannah Weiner

A Writer’s Diary by Virginia Woolf