Archiving the avantgarde – interview with Kenneth Goldsmith

SNYK radio invites you to enter UbuWeb – the largest online archive for avant-garde sound, poetry and film.

In this program Jan Høgh Stricker has interviewed the founder of the archive, Mr. Kenneth Goldsmith, who singlehanded has been running UbuWeb since 1996. They talk about the history of the archive, the notion of ‘the avantgarde’ and tries to define what a good recording can be.

In the program you can hear excerpts from different recordings with Andy Warhol, Jean Dubuffet, John Cage, John Lennon, Alice B. Toklas among others.

VISIT UBUWEB AT
www.ubu.com

‘AVANTGARDE ALL THE TIME’ CAN BE FOUND AT
poetryfoundation.org

HOST: JAN HØGH STRICKER
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