Lorine's cabin water lily


Video of Reading of Paean to Place

Film of reading of Lorine Niedecker's poem "Paean To Place."
Read by Sarah Day

Directed by Brent Notbohm

Produced by Nicholas Owen Langholff, Brent Notbohm, Robert Saba

Cinematography by Andreas Wagner

Film Editing by Brent Notbohm

Audio Recordings of Lorine Niedecker Poetry

Lorine Reads Her Poetry
This recording is the only known recording of Lorine reading her poems. It was recorded by Cid Corman on a visit to Lorine in November 1970, one month before her death. At the end, the audio cassette tape runs out.

Niedecker Poetry Inspires Composer and Isthmus Vocal Ensemble

Three poems by Lorine Niedecker composed by Jerry Hui
(Permission granted by Bob Arnold, Longhouse Publishing, Literary Executor for Lorine Niedecker)
Performed by the Isthmus Vocal Ensemble, conducted by Scott MacPherson, August 3, 2012, Luther Memorial Church, Madison, Wisconsin

I. My mother saw the green toad  3:00
II. My life by water  2:30
III. From my bed I see 2:00

Musical Interpretations

Lorine Niedecker in Word and Music

Ann Engelman, Narrator

Jeff Wagner, Pianist