Audio and video readings

Here is a recent reading at the 2012 Pandora’s Literary Awards Gala where Joe was presented with  a Distinctive Body of  Work Award in recognition of his ongoing contribution to the BC literary community.


 

These are some short readings by Joe Rosenblatt from Poetry Hotel a volume of selected poems (l963-l985) which won The B.C. Book Prize for poetry.


The Whole Academy Explodes


The Fur of Poetry

 

Readings from the Pandora Literary Awards  gala August 18th, 2012

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Rosenblatt doesn’t distinguish between his poetry and his visual art. He sees himself as a kind of literary and visual borscht belt comedian who, through animals, “tries to reach humankind’s most primordial vein,”- SIMA ELIZABETH SHEFRIN, THE JEWISH BULLETIN