ruth weiss: Poet, Performer, Grand Dame of the Beat Generation with Thomas Antonic

Thomas Antonic's film about Austrian-American Beat poet ruth weiss, One More Step West is the Sea, recently won "Best International Documentary Feature" in the New York Independent Cinema 2021 Awards.

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ruth weiss: Poet, Performer, Grand Dame of the Beat Generation with Thomas Antonic2021-12-29T17:13:47+00:00

ruth weiss: Poet, Performer, Grand Dame of the Beat Generation with Thomas Antonic

ruth weiss: Poet, Performer, Grand Dame of the Beat Generation

with Thomas Antonic

BIAAS's latest podcast presents BIAAS grantee Thomas Antonic, whose film about Austrian-American Beat poet ruth weiss, One More Step West Is the Sea, recently won the New York Independent Cinema Awards 2021 in the category "Best International Documentary Feature."

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ruth weiss: Poet, Performer, Grand Dame of the Beat Generation with Thomas Antonic2021-12-03T21:50:43+00:00

A “solitary supper… and a glass of Hungary wine”: American Impressions of Central Europe in the Early Nineteenth Century

A "solitary supper... and a glass of Hungary wine": American Impressions of Central Europe in the Early Nineteenth Century

By Nadine Zimmerli

In mid-November of 1822, Washington Irving sat down to "a solitary supper... and a glass of Hungary wine" in Vienna. Irving—America’s first bestselling author of international fame—traversed much of Central Europe in the early 1820s, and he's a good reminder that early Americans explored Europe beyond the better known destinations of Britain, France, and Italy.

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A “solitary supper… and a glass of Hungary wine”: American Impressions of Central Europe in the Early Nineteenth Century2021-12-14T14:48:47+00:00
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