I think I hate this picture of me but eh I’ve been wrong about things before. My blog is as bipolar as I am so you never know what you’re gonna get. I like to hear your stories and give you advice. I’m always here for you.
Instead of profiling a specific artist, this programme covers the beginnings of Sound Poetry. When researching it, I started with Kurt Schwitters, moving backwards to Hugo Ball and Fillipo Marinetti. I’m not entirely happy, as like the second programme, it felt a bit crammed and didn’t really allow for any depth to what the artists brought to the movement. So much was left out that ties in to previous and future programmes, I now wish I’d kept my notes (Look out for the special pronunciation of Raoul Hausmann’s ‘fmsbwtözäu’)
Conversations with retired military paint very different pictures of John. More questions arise about John’s home planet and his involvement in a violent training incident. The cracks in the official account widen.