Top Tens

UbuWeb Top Ten:
January 2007

Selected by Mónica de la Torre

1. Caroline Bergvall "Via: Dante Variations" (MP3)
2. Softpalate: Gertrude Stein's "For the Country Entirely" (MP3)
3. Henri Chopin "Definitión des lettres suivantes" (MP3)
4. Samuel Beckett "Not I" (Video)
5. Charles Amirkhanian "Radii" (MP3)
6. bpNichol "Pome Poem" (MP3)
7. Mauricio Kagel "Hallelujah" (Video)
8. Alvin Lucier "I Am Sitting In a Room" (MP3)
9. Emmett Williams "The Last French-Fried Potato and Other Poems" (PDF)
10. Brion Gysin "Three Permutations" (MP3)
11. María Sabina "Sacred Mushroom Chant" (MP3)
12. Gertrude Stein "Interview" (MP3)

Mónica de la Torre is the author of the poetry books Acúfenos, published recently in Mexico City, and Talk Shows, forthcoming from Switchback Books in February 07. She translates poetry from the Spanish and frequently participates in collaborative book projects, one of which was Appendices, Illustrations and Notes, co-written with artist Terence Gower. She is the poetry editor of The Brooklyn Rail.