La Commedia Sotterranea della Macchina da Scrivere

La Commedia Sotterranea della Macchina da Scrivere

by Marc Zegans


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781949790085
Publisher: Pelekinesis
Publication date: 03/01/2019
Pages: 76
Sales rank: 917,157
Product dimensions: 5.83(w) x 8.27(h) x 0.16(d)

About the Author

Marc Zegans is a working poet and spoken word artist. His collections include LA COMMEDIA SOTTERRANEA DELLA MACCHINA DA SCRIVERE, THE UNDERWATER TYPEWRITER, Boys in the Woods, Pillow Talk, and The Book of Clouds. He has recorded two albums, Night Work, and Marker and Parker, the latter in collaboration with pianist Don Parker. Marc has worked regularly in immersive theater as a producer, author and performer, and has been introducing audiences to the Typewriter Underground in live performances since 2016. Marc's Typewriter Underground saw its debut as a full theatrical production directed by Janice Blaze Rocke at the Henry Miller Library, Big Sur in June 2018. He lives by the coast in Northern California.

Table of Contents

Table of Fragments




Fragment I: The Typewriter Underground

Fragment III: Untitled

Fragment II: (Commonly referred to as “Clytaemnestra,” or “Litotes.”)

Fragment IV: (Known as “The Lysander”)

Fragment VI: The Theater of Delay

The Fear of All Sums

DOP (Also known as “The BBC”)

Fragment VIII: The Danger Meditations

Fragment IX: (Sometimes, “The Kepler Account;” on occasion, “Ellipticality.”)

Fragment XVI: Alpha Betsy

Fragment XVII: Limpet Residue

Fragment XIX: Manicotti II

Fragment XX: (The most famous of the early writings. Known to all as “Prolixity.”)

Quarantine Ellipsis

Incomplete Sentences – Includes “For Your Dégustation.”

The Bone Fragments

Fragment XXII: The Hunt and Pecks

Doings at the Cheesy Cover (parts i and ii)



Hyacinth Coyote

Table of Illustrations

The Typewriter Underground (First known collage from the Underground)

Clytaemnestra Litotes (The Catalyst)


The Fear of All Sums

The Danger Meditations

Denizens of the Typewriter Underground


Manicotti Delacorte

Quarantine Ellipsis

Incomplete Sentences – For Your Dégustation

The Bone Fragments

The Hunt and Pecks (Any Night at the One Key)

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