CLR 12 Virtual Launch: Peter Gizzi Reads “Speech Acts for a Dying World”

In this instalment of the online launch for CLR 12, Peter Gizzi reads “Speech Acts for a Dying World”, which appears in the issue alongside two further poems: “Archival Light”, and “the face is a political animal”.

Peter Gizzi’s recent books include Sky Burial: New & Selected Poems, out since February 2020 with Carcanet Press, and Archeophonics, which was a Finalist for the 2016 National Book Award in the US.