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Entries from April 2007

Dear Jim (Piero Heliczer)

April 24th, 2007 · No Comments

Robert Graves didn’t like Piero Heliczer’s poetry. Graves said as much in a letter to Heliczer, which Heliczer then gamely included as the introduction to his first book. I remember Noah thinking this was ironic because, he said, no one read Robert Graves anymore and Piero Heliczer had, at that time, seemed ascendant, luminous and […]

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Tags: England · Listen · Piero Heliczer · Sheep

Current and potentially aspiring Pate Sucree Appreciation Club members:

April 19th, 2007 · No Comments

We will hold our second spring meeting on Sunday, April 29th at 4:00 pm at Cal Anderson Park on Capitol Hill in Seattle, WA. The Pate Sucree Appreciation Club is devoted to the consumption of fruit tarts while on outdoor excursions in Seattle. All are welcome. It’s like a picnic. Pate Sucree Appreciation Club Meeting […]

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Tags: Look · Pate Sucree

Hospitalized for Approaching Perfection–Back and Forth with David Berman Part 2

April 11th, 2007 · No Comments

Over the course of 2003 and 2004, David Berman, author of Actual Air and the creative force behind the band Silver Jews, corresponded with Travis Nichols through email about poetry, songwriting, and the charm of 5:30. This quasi interview has appeared in two parts, both prefaced by this email, which Berman sent a few days […]

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Tags: Chimerical Gangland · Conversation · David Berman · Silver Jews · Travis-Nichols

Hospitalized for Approaching Perfection–Back and Forth with David Berman Part 1

April 10th, 2007 · No Comments

Over the course of 2003 and 2004, David Berman, author of Actual Air and the creative force behind the band Silver Jews, corresponded with Travis Nichols through email about poetry, songwriting, and pleasing the French. This quasi interview will appear in two parts, both prefaced by this email, which Berman sent a few days ago: […]

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Tags: Conversation · David Berman · Jackassery · Silver Jews · Travis-Nichols

Dorothea Lasky & the Proust Questionnaire

April 3rd, 2007 · No Comments

Dorothea Lasky

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Tags: Dorothea Lasky · Eric Baus · Look · Proust Questionnaire