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By T.R. Hummer

In Available Surfaces , T. R. Hummer explores the paintings of constructing either poetry and song, and of the idea that of "making" itself. He attracts on youth reviews and studies as an grownup, as a poet, and as an explorer of unworldly areas to check that "something ineffable concerning the strategy of making of which the poem is the exemplary artifact."

Hummer grew up within the deep South, and spent lots of his highschool years enjoying saxophone in a variety of rock and roll bands prior to he met poetry. This musical impact is seen in his paintings: he usually discusses poetry including track, or track with poetry, and his profession has incorporated either writing and performance.

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