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Best Thing I’ve Heard This Week: The Big Big Mess (12.21.31)

23 Dec

The Big Big Mess reading series hosted its final event of the calendar year last Saturday evening. For the occasion, out-of-town poets Jeffrey Allen, Stephen Danos, Jessica Poli, and Bronwyn Valentine read from their work. Below are some videos:

Jessica Poli reads her poem “Origin of Self”:

Stephen Danos reads his poem “New Rules for Amplification”:

Jeffrey Allen reads his “Birthday Poem”:

The next Big Big Mess event, which will be the first of 2014, will be 10 Jan and feature the readers Brad Liening, Tara Boswell, Erin Miller, and Danny Caine.