Speechless the Magazine

 To render. Be rendered. Awestruck. Awesome.
A magazine of poetry and related arts straight from L.A.



Poets' Favorite Movies

Edward Hirsch

Stevie (1978) Director, Robert Enders
The Night of the Hunter (1955) Charles Laughton
The Misfits (1961) John Huston
Blow-Up (1996) Michelangelo Antonioni
Breathless (1960) Jean-Luc Goddard
The 400 Blows (1959) Francois Truffaut
The General (1927) Clyde Bruckman & Buster Keaton
Modern Times (1936) Charles Chaplan
Thirty-Two Short Films about Glenn Gould (1993) Francois Girard
Nobody's Business (1996) Alan Berliner

Edward Hirsch has published six books of poems, including Wild Gratitude (1986), which won the National Book Critics Circle Award, and Lay Back the Darkness (2003). He has also published four books of prose, among them How to Read a Poem (1999), a national bestseller, and Poet's Choice (2006). He is president of the Guggenheim Foundation.


Speechless Spring 2007
Copyright 2007 Published by
Tebot Bach