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National Poetry Month: A Video

Buffalo Readings Live at Vox Pop, 4/13/07 Brooklyn, NY.
[googlevideo]http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=7484151890384354728&q=buffalo+readings&hl=en[/googlevideo]


Born out of the seedy underbelly of the poetry scene at the turn of the millennium – The Buffalo Poets, known buffallo1.jpgfor their unique energy and wit, began hosting open readings as a direct reaction to Slam Poetics and cookie cutter style poets found in New York City.Hailing originally from New York City, the Buffalo are composed of four core members: Roger Kenny aka King Otho, Aaron Arnout, Noah Levin and David Acevedo. The Buffalo have many artists throughout America including, James Honzik, Michael Franklin, Kevin Callahan and the infamous activist Rafael Bueno.

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  1. Otho

    Here’s a poem that I wanted to include in the video, but the tape mysteriously cuts out right before it. Damn technology.

    It’s called Thank You Jon.
    Read it here:
    http://www.buffaloreadings.com/article.php?story=20070419154844323

    Download the mp3 here (2.8Mb):
    http://www.buffaloreadings.com/otho/KingOthoThankYouJon.mp3

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