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Tristan Tzara

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Tristan Tzara (born Samuel or Samy Rosenstock, also known as S. Samyro; April 16 1896–December 25, 1963) was a Romanian and French avant-garde poet, essayist and performance artist. Also active as a journalist, playwright, literary and art critic, composer and film director, he was known best for being one of the founders and central figures of the anti-establishment Dada movement. Under the influence of Adrian Maniu, the adolescent Tzara became interested in Symbolism and co-founded the magazine Simbolul with Ion Vinea (with whom he also wrote experimental poetry) and painter Marcel Janco. During World War I, after briefly collaborating on Vinea's Chemarea, he joined Janco in Switzerland. ... more »

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  • ''Thought is made in the mouth.''
    Tristan Tzara (1896-1963), Rumanian-born French Dada theorist. repr. In The Dada Painters and Poets, ed. Robert Motherwell (1951). "Dada Manifesto on ...
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  • William Greco (4/27/2016 6:58:00 AM)

    so few poems.. This genius needs to be more recognized!

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  • Austin Fernando (10/22/2013 12:16:00 PM)

    (icniv ad odranoel ekil etirw yllutca nac i.s.p) suoisneterp ylbarebnu eb dluow ti yortsed ot tnaem t'nerew ti fi elbirret daer reve i parc fo eceip tsrow eht si siht

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Best Poem of Tristan Tzara

Cinema Calendar Of The Abstract Heart - 09

the fibres give in to your starry warmth
a lamp is called green and sees
carefully stepping into a season of fever
the wind has swept the rivers' magic
and i've perforated the nerve
by the clear frozen lake
has snapped the sabre
but the dance round terrace tables
shuts in the shock of the marble shudder
new sober

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