Media Archive

Manatee/Humanity: Poetry Performance

Anne Waldman
A reading and performance
May 5, 2009

Waldman, a “category 4 hurricane of unchained imagination, curiosity, and invention, political rage and erotic elation,” draws on animal lore, animal encounters, dreams, evolutionary biology, neuroscience, and Buddhist ritual in her new investigative hybrid poem exploring the nuances of inter-species communication and compassion.

Share on