richardbodien
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LITERARY AND MUSICAL PUBLICATIONS AND PERFORMANCES

"Mycology," improvisational trio, various venues, Vashon and Seattle, 1990-1995.

"Rituals of Stone and Smoke," music by Oren Hollasch, lyrics by Richard Bodien, recorded by Outer Circle Orchestra, Buffalo, 1992.

"Cheating Death," music by Scott Roller, poems by Richard Bodien, performed by Richard Bodien, Pacific Poets and Writers Theater, Seattle, 1991.

Selection from "Subduing the Poison Dragons," Poetry USA, San Francisco, 1990.

"2 the Brain," Austin Chronicle, Austin, 1988.

"Kashi," "Science," "Navel," Periplum, Open Theater, Austin, 1987.

"Muse," "The Granular Nature of Thought," The Delhi-London Poetry Quarterly, London, 1987.

"Risorgimento Gates: Passages 0-4," choreographed by Mary Dineen and performed by The Taos Dance Theater and Chorus, Taos Poetry Circus, New Mexico Festival of the Arts, 1986.

"Cheating Death," music by Scott Roller, poems by Richard Bodien, performed by Scott Roller and Richard Bodien, The Bathhouse, Dallas, and Data Gallery, Austin, 1982.

"Going to Work," "Party Time," The New Journal, Chicago, 1978.

"Levels of Water," "China Cat Sunflower," "Anglican," "Negation," journal II, Chicago, 1977.

"Taoist," Coldwater Creek, Dalhart, 1977.

"Lucy," One Size Fits All, Austin, 1976.


PRODUCTION

Producer, "Jammin' at the Land Trust," Vashon Island, 1992-1993.

Producer, "Pacific Poets & Writers Theater," Seattle, 1990.

Director, The Literary Center, Seattle, 1988-1991.

Producer, "Full Moon Poetry Series," Austin, 1982-1983.

Producer, "Chicago All Stars Poetry Reading," Hyde Park, 1979.


UNPUBLISHED WRITINGS

"Beyond," selected poems, 1974-1994.

"Unconditional/The Ruins," poems, 1993-1995.

"1954," a poem.

"Poems to Make Your Head Bleed," poems, 1990-1994.

Subduing the Poison Dragons," poems in the manner of Chinese translations, 1986.

"Risorgimento Gates," glyphonic libretto, 1985.

"Pound's War," a play, 1984.

"On the Glyphonic Nature of Thought," poems, 1984.

"Abstract Bonanza," poems with photographs by Randy Ehrlich, 1983.

"Multiple Durations," poems for improvisations, 1982.

"Return to Exile," poems, 1981.

"Cheating Death," poems, 1979-1980.

"On the Carving of Dragons," translations from ancient Chinese, 1972-1982.