Sunday, August 5, 2012

Sound Poetry: Angela Rawlings

Christine Leclerc Interviews Angela Rawlings

This interview also appears in the Dutch magazine Ooteoote.

Poet, editor and interdisciplinary artist Angela Rawlings is the author of Wide slumber for lepidopterists. Her work has been published/performed in Canada, Belgium, Iceland, Australia, Germany, the Netherlands and the United States.

Over lunch with friends from the Vancouver women writers group, Rhizomatics, I learned that Rawlings had an extensive collection of water recordings. I was lucky to catch her with a few moments to spare as she completed the cheekily-titled Sound Poetry and Visual Poetry project at the Queensland Poetry Residence in Australia.
  
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