Force of Light: A Multimedia Tribute to the Life & Poetry of Paul Celan

Paul Celan
with Fiona Templeton and Barbez
Date and Time: 
January 7, 2009 - 7:00PM
Event Location: 
Museum of Jewish Heritage Edmond J. Safra Plaza 36 Battery Place New York City

Barbez, a critically-acclaimed "ethno-punk-cabaret" ensemble, performs Force of Light, a multimedia event that interweaves the poetry of Paul Celan with music and video. The songs have been recorded as part of the Radical Jewish Culture series on John Zorn's Tzadik label. Experimental poet, playwright and performance artist Fiona Templeton will narrate.

Event Sponsored By: 
Cosponsored by Poets House and the Museum of Jewish Heritage
Event Type: 
Readings and Conversations