On this lexical roadtrip, we delight in the drama of the anagram’s deep weathers: there’s an “errant impasse” in the “itinerant passenger,” there’s “amber” in our “chambers.” Content is the secret that our forms yield up to us. With gorgeous clarity, Videotape recalibrates our sightlines through the limber lens of our words.
Above: Video of Andrew Zawacki reading from Videotape at Counterpath in Denver, March 21, 2013
Andrew Zawacki is the author of three poetry books—Petals of Zero Petals of One (Talisman House), Anabranch (Wesleyan), and By Reason of Breakings (Georgia). His translation from the French of Sébastien Smirou, My Lorenzo, is forthcoming from Burning Deck. He is the co-editor of VERSE and he teaches at the University of Georgia.
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