Poetry is Wanted Here
Caldiero, Alex , Alex Caldiero(illus.)
Place Published: Salt Lake City, UT
Publisher: Dream Garden Press
Date Published: 2010
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 23215
75pp. Octavo [21.5cm] Paperback.
new full-length collection of poems and drawings from the famed Sonosopher of Utah, Alex Caldiero. Caldiero was born in Sicily, raised in Brooklyn, and attended Queens College. Well known for his performance works that integrate poetry with music, dance, and art-and for his appearance in the independent motion picture, Plan Ten from Outer Space-Caldiero has performed at the New School for Social Research, the Pritchard Art Gallery, the Salt Lake Art Center, and on Brazilian TV. He has been published both in Italy and the United States, reviewed in Village Voice and the New York Times, is anthologized in Text-Sound Texts, featured in Utah: State of the Arts, and is included in the Dictionary of the Avant-Gardes. He is currently a Poet/Artist in Residence at Utah Valley University.