Flower Diatribe #1
(poetry performance/video POEM)
This poem was performed first at Reed College (Reed Visiting Writers Series, 2016). A separate video performance of the poem and process was made in collaboration with Roland Dahwen / Patuá Films.
“Flower Diatribe #1” was published in Oct 2017 as a hybrid-poetry / visual-poetry piece in Poetry Northwest and was nominated for a Pushcart Prize in Poetry.
Performers / Collaborators :
Dao Strom - poem, voice, sound design & editing
Barry Brusseau - ambient sound
Roland Dahwen - filming & editing; projection video
Kyle Macdonald - set construction; man in white suit
Video stills credit: Patuá Films