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Mass Poetry Festival - Sunday - Shared screen with speaker view
Mass Poetry
01:02:30
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Mass Poetry
01:04:09
Welcome! We will begin shortly.Captions are available! Click the “Live Transcript” button at the bottom of your zoom screen.Thank you to The Shipman Agency for sponsoring this event. To learn more, visit https://www.theshipmanagency.comNeed help with Zoom or can’t access an event? Call the Festival Helpline: (978) 230-7110Thank you for being kind and respectful!
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:04:15
Where is everyone joining us from?
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:04:46
<3
Fran McManus, RSM
01:04:46
Hello from NYC!
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:05:15
to send a message to the whole room, choose the chat option "all panelists and attendees"
Ron Weisberg
01:05:33
Good foggy morning from Oakland, CA
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:05:35
I'm in Salem, MA!
CM Burroughs
01:05:36
Atlanta in the room!
Mass Poetry
01:05:50
Boston, MA!
Lisa DeSiro
01:05:55
Delighted to be tuning in from Cambridge, MA!
Liliana Mickle - BU
01:06:02
Quincy, MA
Laurie Rosen
01:06:05
Swampscott, Ma!
Sandra Crouch
01:06:14
Good morning from Los Angeles!
Danielle Janess (she/her)
01:06:16
Sunshine on Lkwungen Territory - Victoria BC, Canada
Eileen Sateriale
01:06:16
Methuen, MA
Nadine Gordon
01:06:23
Charlotte, NC. Masters from Salem State
Jim Menzies
01:06:32
Joining from Protection Island, Canada. A sunny spring morning here.
Gabriella Belfilgio
01:06:32
Brooklyn, NY!
Paulette Turco
01:06:49
Newburyport, MA
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:08:39
Hi all! Thanks for coming to the Festival, can't wait for this reading!
Mass Poetry
01:11:43
Captions are available! Click the “Live Transcript” button at the bottom of your zoom screen.Thank you to The Shipman Agency for sponsoring this event. To learn more, visit https://www.theshipmanagency.comNeed help with Zoom or can’t access an event? Call the Festival Helpline: (978) 230-7110Thank you for being kind and respectful!
Mass Poetry
01:12:23
Check out our Small Press Fair! https://festival.masspoetry.org/smallpressfair/
Mass Poetry
01:12:45
Visit the Ekphrastic Gallery! https://festival.masspoetry.org/ekphrastic-gallery/
Lisa DeSiro
01:13:07
Yay, Jennifer!
Mass Poetry
01:13:13
Go Jenn!!
David Somerset
01:13:38
yay Jen!
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:14:00
To send a message to the whole room choose "All panelists and attendees" in the chat option. I don't want Jenn to miss your kind words :)!
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:14:22
Go Jenn!!!!
Elisabeth Horowitz
01:14:23
Jenn!!!!!!!!!!!!! <3
David Somerset
01:15:26
I love this one!
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:15:52
"my words echoed off her sunburnt skin"
Gabriella Belfilgio
01:16:34
Beautiful Jennifer
Ariana Reines
01:17:45
I LOVE THIS
Danielle Janess (she/her)
01:17:56
YES
Jennifer Badot she/her
01:17:58
<3
Mass Poetry
01:18:03
Loved that wow
David Somerset
01:18:08
yes yes!
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:19:15
"on the last warm night of their bright lives"
kevin carey
01:19:40
Go Jen! Nice
Jennifer Badot she/her
01:19:43
<3
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:19:46
awesome Jenn!
David Somerset
01:19:50
wonderful!
Lisa DeSiro
01:19:55
Wonderful, Jenn!
Elisabeth Horowitz
01:20:18
Whoot! Whoot! * I want the criss cross to show*!!!
Rebecca Olander (she/her)
01:20:34
“half-globed sadnesses” - I think that was the line in the first one. I love that poem. Well, all the poems, your objects and images and lists and all the ways you turn them, Jenn. Kaleidoscopic. Brilliant.
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:22:01
Hooray!!!
danieljohnson
01:22:38
We’re glad you’re here, Ariana!
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:23:04
This is worth it!
Elisabeth Horowitz
01:23:17
We’re here because you are amazing! Marblehead, MA salutes you!!!!
Patricia Spears Jones
01:29:26
this is a sermon and it is Sunday
Jennifer Badot she/her
01:29:53
<3 Ariana <3
Laura Diaz (she/her/ella)
01:30:04
<3 <3
Elisabeth Horowitz
01:31:20
Generational trauma changes us biologically. We do need to talk about it to find peace and to heal.
kevin carey
01:33:29
Amen
Nadine Gordon
01:34:45
Have you had a conversation with George Abraham?
Rebecca Olander (she/her)
01:34:48
We’re with you, though.
Danielle Janess (she/her)
01:35:02
Yes. Here with you.
Fran McManus, RSM
01:35:13
The 11 stars poem --
Carla Bau
01:35:18
Here with you, thank you for sharing your story.
Fran McManus, RSM
01:35:30
http://web.colby.edu/sp398b-sp2019/files/2019/02/Mahmoud-Darwish-Eleven-Stars-over-Andalusia.pdf sorry this is the text
Rebecca Olander (she/her)
01:39:10
Holy poem!
Rebecca Olander (she/her)
01:39:20
More please
Elisabeth Horowitz
01:39:21
Keep going!!!!
Fran McManus, RSM
01:39:50
Ariana, your witness n poetry and prose challenges many of us to admit out loud or begin to recognize the shame and history that is ours. Thank you for your truth, your courage and invitation to conversation -- difficult and healing.
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:39:53
we can hear
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:41:00
"a rending, streaming, higher truth, a better flow"
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:46:09
don't forget to send your comments to "All panelists and attendees" if you want the whole room to see them
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:46:17
:)
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:46:55
"I feel like there are all these neglected vehicles for time travel lying around"
Anne-Marie Burke
01:47:17
your breath, your voice is a song from the flute in the hand of G-d.
Erin
01:50:51
“And I didn’t like that feeling and I won’t do it again” … thank you for that.
Richard Hoffman
01:51:11
This is a cri de couer like “It’s A Hard Rain’s Gonna Fall” — stunning and provocative.
Richard Hoffman
01:53:34
I hear Ginsberg, too
Rebecca Olander (she/her)
01:54:26
“Earth is a school” … “Maybe the invisible world will come a little closer” … “I want a musical life”… “I can’t write a poem without mixing things up”… “a melody with the junk I found while no one else was looking”… Thank you.
Jennifer Martelli (she/her)
01:54:33
Thank you!
Lizzy
01:54:45
Wow! Those were fantastic!
Lizzy
01:54:56
What were the names of those poems?
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:56:07
A Lucent Fire was amazing!!!
Richard Hoffman
01:56:32
Yay PSJ!
CM Burroughs
01:56:37
Beautiful Patricia, I’ve been ready to hear you read!
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
01:57:21
<3
Ariana Reines
02:00:16
Gorgeous!!!
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
02:01:41
wow!
Sheila Carter-Jones
02:03:41
Lovely true to heart poems!
Eileen Sateriale
02:04:16
powerful
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
02:04:39
well said
Ariana Reines
02:04:46
"many dreams and even more nightmares... and we can make stuff up and be inventive" AMEN
Richard Hoffman
02:05:42
Who should believe in utopias, after the murder of so many?
Susan Pizzolato
02:07:01
Write beyond what people expect of you—that’s what I am thinking, having been so inspired by both these brilliant poets.
kevin carey
02:09:09
great!
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
02:11:00
"his holy hand unblemished by blood"..."the wolves in your throat have long since left you" great!
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
02:16:25
beautiful!
Ariana Reines
02:18:20
O
danieljohnson
02:20:22
My rooms are in ruins
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
02:21:27
"spread their cosmic maps unreadable"
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
02:25:40
Thank you!!! How wonderful!
Jennifer Badot she/her
02:25:43
<3
Kenny Likis
02:27:15
Thank you!
Rebecca Olander (she/her)
02:27:20
“the blue smoke haze - prophet for no one” … “the task at hand - survival” … “spastic paradise where dreams become destiny” … “is it enough to conjure worlds?” … “let’s try dancing the blues to smithereens” … “where is the fuckin’ funhouse?” … “and then doves are released, Brooklyn’s lungs exhaling” … “put the horses in the stable” … Thank you.
CM Burroughs
02:27:55
Feeling thankful for language after this reading.
M.P. Carver - Festival Director - she/hers
02:29:33
that feeling really came across
Anne-Marie Burke
02:29:37
thank you Patricia.
Rebecca Olander (she/her)
02:34:04
Thank you to all three readers and to all the Mass poetry folks. It has been an amazing return of the festival. Feeling fed and challenged and in community and grateful.
Mass Poetry
02:34:10
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Elisabeth Horowitz
02:34:24
Thank you for a wonderful reading!
Danielle Janess (she/her)
02:34:35
Thank you all truly!
Sandy Sprague
02:34:36
Thank you!
Lynn Hoins
02:34:36
Marvelous