Padma Lakshmi song at The Poetry Project 1/1/11 video

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pNW2ouxoEwM] About the video…

Video of Patti Smith: Smiling in the New Year

Patti Smith reading at the 2010 Poetry Project Annual New Year’s Day Poetry Marathon. The event is to raise money for this vibrant arts community and venue. More info: here. Video and description from Youtube user Clairedelune: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wbmzZc0A4YM]

Steve Earle video: peace and nonviolence

Youtube user Clairedelune is putting up some very powerful videos from the The Poetry Projects’ Annual, New Year’s Day Poetry Marathon. Here is Steve Earle reading a poem about peace. In the next video, Judith  Malina, of Living Theater, reads work from her late husband, Julian Beck… [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5m-mbm9zNso]

The Acoustic Boogaloos at The Poetry Project 1/1/2010 video

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BCctqQjEjA8] From the Poetry Project’s Annual, New Year’s Day Poetry Marathon at St. Marks Church in NYC. January 1, 2010. (Donations still accepted to support this important arts organization in difficult economic times. Go to their website at: http://www.poetryproject.org ) The Acoustic Boogaloos perform “The Crush Song”. Concept by David Kirschenbaum of Boog Literature. Music […]