What is the name of Goldsmith’s Manifesto?
Goldsmith wrote and published his Manifesto in 2007 with the theme that “any language can be poetry. He asserts, “I guess what I write is poetry. But I clearly don’t write traditional poems. I’ve never written a sonnet. Poetry is so generous that it can take a hybrid practice like mine and claim it as its own and support it in a way fiction isn’t able to.”
Where does Kenneth Goldsmith teach?
Goldsmith teaches a variety of English courses at the University of Pennsylvania.
True or False: Goldsmith was appointed the Museum of Modern Art's first Poet Laureate.
True or False: Goldsmith’s poem “The Body of Michael Brown” is highly controversial.
Goldsmith reconstructed the autopsy report of a slain Missouri teen into a poem. The teen was killed by a white police officer in 2014, and the poem was met with widespread controversy. Goldsmith will not release the live recording of the poem because he does not want to cause additional pain.
What is the name of his online writing platform?
Goldsmith created Ubuweb in 1996, and it is still a popular resource of avante-garde artistry. It operates as a gift economy in response to the lack of available resources for similar content.