1. At the Grave of Walt Whitman


    from Don Yorty Added 56 0 0

    I was in Philadelphia and crossed the bridge to Camden. “I’m satisfied,” I said. “There’s grass growing here and I no longer care what anyone might think of me or what…

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    • The Universe of Names


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      This fall, we have been discussing the themes of identity and community. We have done projects focusing on names- what they mean and where they are from. Here is a chalk drawing animation by Latea,…

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      • The Tale of the Pink House


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        One day, The Walt Whitman Video Club made chalk drawings on the neighborhood sidewalks. Here is one by Claire and Berlie. Although Claire and Berlie were not thinking of it at the time, they later…

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        • Japanther: It's happening in like three days


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          Matt Reilly of Japanther jamming on his casio. Japanther and collaborators rehearsing on the tower structures being built in EMPAC's Studio 1—Goodman for their performance, The Cake…

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          • Reading Whitman on a Freight Train


            from Kai Carlson-Wee Added 364 0 0

            Reading a poem by Walt Whitman while riding a freight train from Minneapolis to Seattle in 2011.

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            • Monsters in the Park


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              Inspired by a myth about the sun and the moon, as well as a commercial that features a certain Ozzy Osbourne song, the students at MS 246 created this AWESOME animation. We spent a day cutting out…

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              • Hymn to Spring by John Clare read by Christopher Bamford


                from Jason Slater Brown / BMA Studios Added 112 0 0

                John Clare (13 July 1793 – 20 May 1864) was an English poet, born the son of a farm labourer who came to be known for his celebratory representations of the English countryside and his lamentation…

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                • Shot Scavenger Hunt


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                  In order to better understand the visual language of cinema, the Video Club at MS 246 learned about the different types of shots there are in video, such as high angle, pan, and extreme close up.…

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                  • Olympikus Remix - HD


                    from Rog Souza Added 966 12 1

                    Cool mashup with Olympikus video and Walt Whitman's poem Pioneers known from the Levi's 2009 commercial.

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                    • Text of Light: An Ode to Stan Brakhage


                      from Steven Andrew Garcia Added 532 8 0

                      Musicians Lee Ranaldo (of Sonic Youth), Alan Licht, and Ulrich Kreiger perform improvised sounds to the visuals of Stan Brakhage's classic silent films. Together they are "TEXT OF LIGHT". directed…

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