Audio and Video

Video of Reading of Paean to Place

Read by Sarah Day
Directed by Brent Notbohm
Produced by Nicholas Owen Langholff, Brent Notbohm, Robert Saba
Cinematography by Andreas Wagner
Film Editing by Brent Notbohm

Audio Recordings of Lorine Niedecker Poetry

Lorine Reads Her Poetry

This recording is the only known recording of Lorine reading her poems. It was recorded by Cid Corman on a visit to Lorine in November 1970, one month before her death. At the end, the audio cassette tape runs out.

Flora Coker reading at Chazen Art Museum

The actress Flora Coker read two of Lorine Niedecker’s best known poems on Saturday, September 24, 2016 in conjunction with Katherine Kuehn’s Close Reading: Sewn Works exhibit at the Chazen Museum of Art in Madison, WI.

 

Niedecker Poetry Inspires Composer and Isthmus Vocal Ensemble

Three poems by Lorine Niedecker composed by Jerry Hui
(Permission granted by Bob Arnold, Longhouse Publishing, Literary Executor for Lorine Niedecker)
Performed by the Isthmus Vocal Ensemble, conducted by Scott MacPherson, August 3, 2012, Luther Memorial Church, Madison, Wisconsin

Musical Interpretations

Ann Engelman, Narrator
Jeff Wagner, Pianist