Audio & Video

Listen to George Elliott Clarke's "Post-Bellum Negro Inventory" in TCR 3.27

Canada's new parliamentary poet laureate, George Elliott Clarke, featured in TCR 3.27 (Fall 2015). Congratulations, George!

Listen to Natalie Knight's "The life of Bobbi Lee is about why we must talk" in TCR 3.27

Purchase the digital edition of TCR 3.27 for many more readings from the Fall issue! Featuring George Elliott Clarke, Dorothy Trujillo Lusk, Chris ...

Roy Kiyooka Audio Assemblage

Roy Kiyooka Audio Assemblage
Audio assemblage of Roy Kiyooka reading from "Summer Back Door Rain," "Trudi & I Talking," "No. 5 North," Shinkichi Takahashi’s "Snow Wind," "She Said She Tore the Veil Off the Face of…," and "Nevertheless These Eyes," compiled by Deanna Fong.

Robin Blaser at Naropa University 2004. Listen to an excerpt here and read the whole interview in TCR 3.25.

Robin Blaser at Naropa University 2004. Listen to an excerpt here and read the whole interview in TCR 3.25.
Soma Feldmar interviews Robin Blaser

AUDIO: George Bowering's "Grandfather" . . .

AUDIO: George Bowering's
an audio compilation by Deanna Fong

AUDIO: George Bowering's "Raspberries"

AUDIO: George Bowering's
Jesus Ramirez and Meghan Gilhespy perform George Bowering's "Raspberries"

AUDIO: George Bowering reading at Capilano

AUDIO: George Bowering reading at Capilano
in 1974!

AUDIO: Lisa Robertson reading in Vancouver

AUDIO: Lisa Robertson reading in Vancouver
Part One

AUDIO: Lisa Roberston reading in Vancouver Part Two

In the second half of the event, Lisa reads "Toxins" and "The Scene." On March 19, 2014 Lisa Robertson and ...

AUDIO: Cole Swensen & Lisa Robertson in conversation

AUDIO: Cole Swensen & Lisa Robertson in conversation
after their reading at the Western Front, Vancouver on March 19, 2014.

AUDIO: Cole Swensen's reading from new work -- Part One

AUDIO: Cole Swensen's reading from new work -- Part One
at the Western Front, Vancouver, March 19, 2014.

AUDIO: Cole Swensen reading in Vancouver -- Part Two

Western Front, March 19, 2014.

VIDEO: Radio Free Stein

VIDEO: Radio Free Stein
READ Adam Frank's scenario for Gertrude Stein's play "For the Country Entirely: A Play in Letters” (1916) in the new issue, 3.22. Watch the performance . . .

VIDEO: FRED WAH, Parliamentary Poet Laureate 2011-2013,

VIDEO: FRED WAH, Parliamentary Poet Laureate 2011-2013,
has released a series of short videos of Canadian poets reading from recent work.

AUDIO / 3rd Annual Robin Blaser Award winner!

AUDIO / 3rd Annual Robin Blaser Award winner!
Congratulations to Paul Nelson! Read his poem in issue 3.22 and listen to his reading of the poem here:

VIDEO / George Stanley reads at Capilano College in 1996

VIDEO / George Stanley reads at Capilano College in 1996
 following the publication of Gentle Northern Summer (New Star). He is introduced by Sharon Thesen.

AUDIO: Art Song Lab recordings

AUDIO: Art Song Lab recordings
To accompany the current issue's Art Song Lab feature of  poems and scores, we offer recordings of "Athena," "Athena and Zeus," and "Art Song Lib."

VIDEO / Bill Schermbrucker reads at Capilano College in 1996

Introduced by Sharon Thesen, Bill reads from the manuscript for Crossing Second Narrows.

VIDEO / Bill Schermbrucker interviewed by Crawford Kilian

VIDEO / Bill Schermbrucker interviewed by Crawford Kilian
at Capilano College in the early 1980s as part of Crawford's "Profiles" series.

AUDIO / Narrative Panel at Capilano University on Feb 15, 2013

A recording of the third of four readings hosted at the university in conjunction with the publication of TCR's winter 2013 narrative issue.

AUDIO / Ashok Mathur at Capilano University, Feb 14, 2013

Excerpts from the first of four readings hosted at the university in conjunction with the publication of TCR's winter 2013 narrative issue. 

AUDIO / Gail Scott at Capilano University, Feb 15. 2013

Excerpts from the fourth reading hosted at the university in conjunction with the publication of TCR's winter 2013 narrative issue. 

AUDIO / The Oval

AUDIO / The Oval
An archival recording from the second season of The Opera Project, September 22, 2012.

AUDIO / Unnatural

AUDIO / Unnatural
An archival recording from the second season of The Opera Project, September 22, 2012.

AUDIO / La Crise: un drame d'Ubu Moi et Toi

AUDIO / La Crise: un drame d'Ubu Moi et Toi
An archival recording from the second season of The Opera Project, September 22, 2012.

VIDEO / Steve McCaffery reading at TCR's 40th Anniversary Event

VIDEO / Steve McCaffery reading at TCR's 40th Anniversary Event
Reading recorded at Performance Works in Vancouver BC on May 16, 2012 at the launch event for TCR 3.17.

AUDIO / Barry McKinnon at Capilano College, Feb 15, 1978

AUDIO / Barry McKinnon at Capilano College, Feb 15, 1978
Excerpts from a reading at the college in the late 1970s, including "Bay Day" and "Bingo/Dance".

AUDIO / Michael Ondaatje at Capilano April 9, 1975

AUDIO / Michael Ondaatje at Capilano April 9, 1975
Excerpts from a reading from Rat Jelly, The Collected Works of Billy the Kid, and other poems.

AUDIO / Steve McCaffery's "Monotony" performed by The Four Horsemen

AUDIO / Steve McCaffery's
TCR's Sound Poetry issue -- 1.31 included a 33 1/3 rpm 7-inch record.

AUDIO / Interview with Sheila Watson

AUDIO / Interview with Sheila Watson
Feb 13, 1975 by Pierre Coupey, Daphne Marlatt, and Roy Kiyooka.

AUDIO / Maxine Gadd reading at Capilano College in the early 1980s.

AUDIO / Maxine Gadd reading at Capilano College in the early 1980s.
                  Photo by Elaine Briere.

AUDIO / Interview with Stan Persky -- excerpt

AUDIO / Interview with Stan Persky -- excerpt
by Pierre Coupey, Daphne Marlatt, Bill Schermbrucker, and Maria Hindmarch at Capilano College, Jan 24, 1975.

VIDEO / Tom Cone

VIDEO / Tom Cone
Tom Cone speaking at the Vancouver Art Gallery on March 8, 2012 after receiving the Mayor’s Arts Award for Lifetime Achievement.

AUDIO / Robin Blaser

AUDIO / Robin Blaser
Robin Blaser reading at Capilano College, 13 November 1975 -- introduced by Pierre Coupey.

VIDEO / Jeff Derksen

VIDEO / Jeff Derksen
From the archives: Jeff Derksen reading from Dwell at Capilano College, November 1993

VIDEO / Lisa Robertson and Catriona Strang

Lisa Robertson and Catriona Strang reading at Capilano College in 1995.

AUDIO / Robert Kroetsch reading at Capilano College

AUDIO / Robert Kroetsch reading at Capilano College
November 6, 1980

VIDEO / Christian Bok

VIDEO / Christian Bok
Christian Bök reads "Flarf, Arf, Arf, Arf!" at a TCR event last year. "Flarf, Arf Arf Arf!" appears in TCR 3.13 Manifestos Now!

AUDIO / George Stanley reads a prose statement about poetry

Recorded at the San Francisco / Vancouver Poetry Conference at UBC in March 1970. 12 mins (first 30 secs muffled)

AUDIO / from the Audio Archives . . . George Stanley

AUDIO / from the Audio Archives . . . George Stanley
George Stanley reading his poems at Capilano College, November 23, 1978 -- introduced by Pierre Coupey. 49 mins

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