Poetry: Rob Halpern

(Voor Nederlands: klik op ‘lees meer’) Missing in the count now counts as one – counts as if one weren’t already Counted others missing being shows One counting things abducted states Arms ears whose hearing’s hulking mass Can’t hear the excess of our industry – selling senses counting bodies we can Eat these grids of… Read more »

Disaster Suites (Rob Halpern) (ZON | SUN)


(Nederlands onder) In June 2013, publishing house Perdu started the Sporenreeks, a new series of contemporary experimental poetry in translation. Read My World will launch and discuss the second book published in the series: Rampensuites by Rob Halpern (US), translated into Dutch by Frank Keizer and Samuel Vriezen, who also wrote the afterword. The poems… Read more »

Line up – list

(English below) De line up van het Read My World Festival is groots! Van 13 tot en met 15 september in de Tolhuistuin: schrijvers, sprekers, denkers, bloggers, dichters, spoken word artists, dansers, muzikanten en bands uit Nederland, België, Egypte, Palestina, Vietnam, VS, Baskenland, India en Iran. Binnenkort staat het programma online, tot die tijd kun… Read more »