Collaborative and Cross-Disciplinary Texts

“How to Go On”: Poems by Barbara Crooker, Amy Fleury, & Laura Foley Set to Music by Dale Trumbore

A Program Note ​ Following the death of a loved one, poet Barbara Crooker asks, “How can we go on, knowing the end of the story?” Secular requiem How to Go On answers this question in eight movements that explore our relationship to life and loss, ranging from doubt and introspection to […]

A Folio of Erasures by Sonja Johanson: Aubade, Shooting Star, & Unmasking

A Process Note This series of erasures use the Anne Rice novel Taltos as their source text. I elected to perform these erasures using plant materials as a way of celebrating and mourning our current ecological state; the breakneck speed of climate change and globalization are easily observed by those […]

from Afterimage: Disaster Lyric by Tyler Mills

      _____________________________________________________     Tyler Mills is the author of Hawk Parable, winner of the 2017 Akron Poetry Prize (forthcoming in 2019) and Tongue Lyre, winner of the 2011 Crab Orchard Series in Poetry First Book Award (SIU Press 2013). Her poems have appeared widely, including The New Yorker, Believer, Blackbird, Boston Review, POETRY, Kenyon […]