Charles Bernstein lecture on poetics (July 12, 1991)

A lecture by Charles Bernstein on poetics. Bernstein reads from „Fragments from the 17th Manifesto of Nude Formalism by Hermes Hermeneutic” and „The Second War.” Discussion includes the holocaust, Heidegger, racism, radical modernism, the effects of World War II on American culture, and Reznikoff’s „Holocaust.” The lecture ends with a question and answer session. from archive