Americanos Muthos de Blanc

Americanos Muthos de Blanc

selected poems from Skald Song (Buffalo, 1985), by Jack Clarke and Charlie Keil

  The full recording of Skald Song (as well as recordings of many more poets) is available at Bruce Holsapple's  VOX AUDIO PO Box 594 Magdalena…

intent. 1.1

From the spring of 1989 until he was physically no longer able to work in 1991, John Clarke edited 10 issues of intent. newsletter of talk, thinking,…

Mythology Bibliographies 2 & 3 from John Clarke’s Myth course, 1965 – from the Archives of the Institute of Further Studies

[In 1965, Charles Olson, still struggling to come to terms with the death of Betty Kaiser, his wife, the previous year, left his teaching position at…

intent 1.4 (Winter 1990) – the Alien Issue

Including contributions by Robert McAlmon, William Carlos Williams, Hilda Morley, Bruce Holsapple, Bruce Andrews, Stephen Baraban, Drummond Hadley,…

Three sonnets, by John Clarke

The Hound of Hades   Cerberus, like that Sage Dog Duncan told about with red eyes & belonging to a Black man, will let you in but not out,…

Dispatch #11

"The point of building the city, polis, as Blake’s emanative Jerusalem, which he called “liberty among men,” is not to make the citizenry equal in…

Special Dispatch #1 (from the dead) – Bad Bed, Hesiod, by John Clarke

On first looking out through Athena’s eyes or the lamb emerging out through the gates of her poor broken heart, the kourotrophos the Society of…

Turtle Island , by John Clarke

for Harvey     And so the Great Split began, like an exodus, pretty much one Way, West, and since this way was closed, or forbidden, passage out was…

The Eschaton: Resurrection of the Body (to clear N.O. Brown), by John Clarke

    From Tramping the Bulrushes    John Clarke - The Eschaton

Tramping the Bulrushes – Writing by John Clarke

Now available from Dispatches Editions and Spuyten Duyvil Press Edited and with a Preface by Michael Boughn Introduction by Lisa Jarnot Afterword by…

John Clarke to Tom Clark, 28 June 1991

John (Jack) Clarke carried out an extensive correspondence with Tom Clark while Clark was writing Charles Olson: The allegory of a poet’s life.…