Check out Erika Verhagen’s “I crossed the border from Niagara Falls to Buffalo by foot” on LEVELER and Soundcloud

VCS alumna Erika Verhagen recently had her poem “I crossed the border from Niagara Falls to Buffalo by foot” published online on LEVELER. You can find it here, along with a commentary on the piece by the site’s editors that she described as “shockingly accurate.”

(click to read on LEVELER)

The poem was also set to music by composer Arie Verheul van de Ven and performed it with the Orkest De Ereprijs at the Young Composers Meeting 2019 in Apeldoorn, Netherlands last February. Here’s a link to a read-through of the performance on Soundcloud:

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