This, my first, hand-made, Google poem is based on a sentence Kenneth Goldsmith used in our discussion to describe his then upcoming work “Day” [Kenneth Goldsmith: Day, The Figures 2003]: “It is an extremely contirved and artificial text“. This was in reference to some themes in Charles Bernstein’s essay on “Artifice and Absorption”; for the text of my discussion with Kenneth, click here. The poem was published as the end piece in my Lake Onega and Other Poems (Salt 2006). – LL

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and
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