In Retrospect: a Manifesto and its Underpinnings

A few months ago, the organizers of the 2015 Poetry/Translation/Film conference contacted me that they intend to publish a book of the proceedings and they were going to include my Manifesto, translated into French. Could I add a text “in which you look back on what you wrote then, say if there is anything you would revise if you were to rewrite your manifesto now, tell the reader of any developments between now and then, and what you foresee for the future?” Continue Reading

Address to the Amsterdam ReVersed Poetry Film Festival Symposium, April 4, 2014

A full transcript of Tom Konyves’ Address to the Amsterdam Reversed Poetry Film Festival Symposium on April 4, 2014. Konyves gives a very personal introduction to the concept of videopoetry, using examples of his own work as a videopoet to illustrate some of the points he’s long been making as a critic and theorist. Continue Reading