[“On Prose vs Poetry, Work Poems” – Gary Snyder – speaking and reading at the 10th Annual Robert Creeley Awards, Acton, Massachusetts, 2010]
It’s Gary Snyder‘s birthday today. He’s 83 years old. We draw your attention first to our two earlier Gary Snyder Birthday posts on the Allen Ginsberg Project – here and here.
The local, has, of course, always been a (the) crucial context, so here’s Gary on local (NCTV-11) Nevada tv, in May of last year, being, casually but respectfully, interviewed by Lew Sitzer (the interview begins approximately one-and-three-quarter minutes in, and lasts approximately 60 minutes … Read More