Video: Sparrow for President

KW writes: Sparrow, famous among NYC poetry circles, is running for President of the United States (again). Below is an exclusive interview from back-stage at The Poetry Project’s annual New Year’s Day Poetry Marathon.

About the video…

You can find out more about (the nonpartisan, nonprofit, community organization) The Poetry Project at St. Mark’s in NYC:

I also have photos from the New Year’s Day Poetry Marathon at my Flickr account, see various photos and group shots: here. (And see bottom of this post for more photos from that day…)

You can find Sparrow’s campaign website at

The interview includes Sparrow’s thoughts on: Sudoku; postage stamps; Wavy Gravy and Nobody for President; and various third parties.

Video Director: Kimberly Wilder
Key Grip: Ian Wilder.

More photos from The Poetry Project’s New Year’s Day Poetry Marathon:

A whole set of photos from a Foamola rehearsal (which I think of as a study in disorganized organization) is: here.

A whole set of photos from Steve Earle‘s reading (which I think of as a study in “Can you notice when a bearded man smiles?”) is: here.

Poetry Project: Crowd, center

The Poetry Project: New Year's Day 2011

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