MEMORABILIA. COLLECTING SOUNDS WITH... Eduard Escoffet
The following is a transcript of the email conversation with the poet and sound poetry collector Peter Eduard Escoffet, which took place in Summer 2013, as part of the research process for the podcast series MEMORABILIA. Collecting sounds with...
In this conversation, Escoffet talks about his personal collection, the origins and evolution of the genre, and the historiography charted by the 4.5 linear meters of CDs and cassettes that he has patiently been accumulating in his home since the nineties.
Eduard Escoffet is a poet whose work spans several disciplines: sound, visual, and textual poetry and performance. Through Propost, which he founded in 1993, he has produced numerous events and festivals linked to poetry.