How to start a major new videopoetry festival: an interview with the co-directors of Cadence

Seattle’s Cadence: Video Poetry Festival is one of the most exciting new poetry film festivals in North America. Co-directors Rana San and Chelsea Werner-Jatzke explain how they got started and what they aim to achieve. Continue Reading

Interview with Tom Konyves at Connotation Press

In her latest “Third Form” column at Connotation Press, Erica Goss interviews videopoetry pioneer Tom Konyves. He discusses, among other things, making his first videopoem on ½” reel-to-reel videotape, being “unrecognized” by Herman Berlandt, Director of the San Francisco Poetry Film Workshop, what text-image relationships have in common with male-female relationships, and falling in love with language as a child. Continue Reading