Blaise Cendrars — memory of a bird (and a thousand words)

 ‘Je suis un homme inquiet, dur vis à vis de soi-même, comme tous les solitaires.’ (…)

Cendrars knows only the reality and honesty of the heart. His gestures, often rough and awkward, are nevertheless manly gestures. He never tries to please or to conciliate. He is the worst diplomat in the world, and consequently […]’

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Kunst und Literatur im Burgenland bei Wander Bertoni — wally[RE]

Samstag, 30. Juni 2018 um 18 Uhr Freilichtmuseum Wander Bertoni Gritsch Mühle 1, 7092 WINDEN am See Eine Ankündigung & Einladung von Beatrice Simonsen [Kunst und Literatur], Organisatorin dieser Veranstaltung, die mich eingeladen hat, einen “poetic Live act in 3D” für Wander Bertoni zu performen: Der zweite Termin des Jahres von „Kunst und Literatur im […]

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Blaise Cendrars: A Poet for the Twenty-First Century —

Check out this piece on one of Henry’s biggest influences (and contemporaries), the criminally underrated Blaise Cendrars. Cendras “was never identified with any literary movement and was, himself, completely indifferent to the characterizations and classifications of the poetic idioms of his time. “He moved forward, all alone, toward unknown waters of poetical creation, composing complex […]

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