Leslie Scalapino reads work appearing in The Return of Painting, The Pearl, and Orion (1997) and Way (1988).
Rae Armantrout reads from the collection Next Life and the manuscript of Versed. Versed was published two years after this performance.
Charles Bernstein and Tracie Morris perform as part of the Poetry Center's Conceptual Poetry and Its Others Symposium.
Charles Bernstein reads from the manuscript of Rough Trades as well as from the published collections The Sophist, Controlling Interests, and Four Poems.
In this performance, originally given with Alice Notley at the 2010 Tucson Festival of Books, Mei-Mei Berssenbrugge reads poems that would go on to be collected in Hello, the Roses (2013).
At the 2010 Tucson Festival of Books, Tenney Nathanson reads work from Ghost Snow Falls Through the Void: Globalization, published in 2010 by Chax Press. This reading was given alongside Charles Bernstein and Barbara Henning and includes a question and answer session with all three authors.
Caroline Bergvall reads poems that would go on to be published in her collection Meddle English (2011). This reading was originally given alongside Cole Swensen and Christian Bök.