February 22, 2003

Sound Poetry Festival

Saturday, February 22nd, 2003, 5:00-9:30 PM
at SOUNDVISION gallery
625 NW Everett St #108, Portland, Oregon

$6 suggested donation

11 sound poets from 3 cities (Portland, Seattle and Boise)

David Abel . Crag Hill . Nico Vassilakis . Edie Tsong & Pete Kuzov . Lisa Radon . One Hundred Moons Circle . Joseph Bradshaw . Dan Raphael . Maris Kundzins . Paul Nelson & Dan Blunck . mARK oWEns

plus the international PHONETICATHON
a session from 8:00-8:20 where sound poets from around the world call into 3 cell phones which are plugged into the PA system (all 3 phones will play simultaneously)

sound poetry uses phonetics and mouth sounds to turn communication on its head, carring meaning and resonance it would not otherwise have. to hear historical and contemporary sound poems, visit the “sound” archive at www.ubu.com