Publications by David Gansz


Contributions to Books:

    “La Influencia de Granada en el Mundo de la Guitarrería; Granada’s Influence on the Guitar-Building World”

La Escuela Granadina: The Granada School of Guitar-Makers.  Granada, La Diputación de Granada, 2014. (forthcoming)

 

    “The Spanish Guitar in the United States Before 1850" (Chapter 4)

    “Madame de Goni and the Spanish-American Guitar" (Chapter 7)

    “The Spanish Guitar As Adopted by James Ashborn” (Chapter 8)

Inventing the American Guitar: The Pre-Civil War Innovations of C. F. Martin and His Contemporaries. Milwaukee, Hal Leonard Books, 2013.

 

Contributions to Encyclopedias:

    "James Ashborn"

The Grove Dictionary of American Music, Second Edition. New York, Oxford University Press, 2013.

 

Books Authored:

Quaker Education: What Is It?  Devon, Pennsylvania, Stone House Press, 2004.

Millennial Scriptions: The Ashen Book of Logres. Ann Arbor, Michigan, OtherWind Press, 2000.

The Enduring. Ann Arbor, Michigan, Logres, 1995.

Affirmations. Ann Arbor, Michigan, Logres, 1993.

Per Missions. Santa Fe, New Mexico, Pedernal, 1992.

The Sentencing. Rhinebeck, New York, St. Lazaire Press, 1989.

Sin Tactics. Warwick, Rhode Island, Woodbine Press, 1988.

Animadversions. Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, Logres, 1986.

Art Under Akhenaten and Nefertiti. Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, Bard College, 1982.  Unpublished Manuscript.


Books Edited:

College Libraries and the Teaching/Learning Process; Selections from the Writings of Evan Ira Farber.  Richmond, Indiana, Earlham College Press, 2007.

The Sacred Mission of Quaker Education.  Devon, Pennsylvania, Stone House Press, 2004.

Educating for Peace and Social Justice : Proceedings, Twenty-Third Annual Conference, Friends Association for Higher Education, June 20-23, 2002, Wilmington College, Wilmington, Ohio.  Wilmington, Ohio, Wilmington College, 2002.


Literary Journals Edited and Published:

Publisher and Editor-In-Chief. Ashen Meal. Ann Arbor, Logres. 1995-1999 (5 issues).

Senior Contributing Editor. Notus: New Writing. Ann Arbor, OtherWind Press, Inc. 1986-1993 (13 issues).


Contributions to Anthologies:

"Re-stor(y)ing the Quest to the Question: Spiritual Leadings as Library (Re)Search Activity", in Gansz, David (ed.). Educating for Peace and Social Justice : Proceedings, Twenty-Third Annual Conference, Friends Association for Higher Education, June 20-23, 2002, Wilmington College, Wilmington, Ohio. Wilmington, Ohio, Wilmington College, 2002. P. 30.

"Notes Towards An Incarnational Poetics", in Gizzi, Peter and Juliana Spahr (eds.). Writing From the New Coast: Technique. Providence, Rhode Island, O•blek Editions, 1993. Pp. 31-32.

Loydell, Rupert and David Miller (eds.). How the Net Is Gripped: A Selection of Contemporary American Poetry. Devon, England, Stride Publications, 1992. ("Per Missions III, IV", pp. 55-58).

"Amerika...", in Bernstein, Charles and Phillip Foss (eds.). Patterns / Contexts / Time: A Symposium on Contemporary Poetry. Santa Fe, New Mexico, Tyuonyi, 1990. Pp. 82-83.

Applebaum, David and Steven Lewis (eds.). Bridges: Poets of Dutchess and Ulster Counties. New Paltz, New York, Springtown Press, 1989. ("Sin Tactics IV, VI", pp. 31-34).


Poetry in Literary Journals:

"The Engrafting", Ashen Meal, 5 (1999), pp. 42-60.

"Co-Relation", Ashen Meal, 4 (1998), pp. 44-56.

"Lett(er)ings", Ashen Meal, 3 (1997), pp. 49-62.

"Re-Collection", Ashen Meal, 2 (1996), pp. 49-58.

"The Enduring", Ashen Meal, 1 (1995), pp. 28-35.

"Affirmations", Notus, 11 (Fall, 1992), pp. 46-62.

"Per Missions V, VI, VII", Tyuonyi, 11 (Spring, 1992), pp. 88-96.

"Per Missions IV", Tyuonyi, 8 (Spring, 1991), pp. 155-158.

"Per Missions III", Notus, v. 5, no. 1 (Spring, 1990), pp. 90-91.

"Per Missions I, II", Temblor, 10 (Fall, 1989), pp. 51-53.

"The Sentencing", Temblor, 9 (Spring, 1989), pp. 59-70.

"Sin Tactics", Temblor, 6 (Fall, 1987), pp. 22-32.

"Animadversions VII", Notus, v. 3, no. 1 (Spring, 1988), pp. 52-53.

"Animadversions V, VI", Notus, v. 2, no. 2 (Fall, 1987), pp. 24-27.

"Animadversions III, IV", Notus, v. 2, no. 1 (Spring, 1987), pp. 38-42.

"Animadversions I, II", Notus, v. 1, no. 1 (Fall, 1986), pp. 58-62.


Broadsides:

Wedding Prayer: For Anne and Valerie. Seattle, David C. D. Gansz, May 11, 1996.


Essays:

“Charles Williams’ Last Letter”, The Charles Williams Quarterly, No. 123 (Summer 2007), pp. 8-11.

"From Truth To The Tribe", Temblor, 8 (Fall, 1988), pp. 61-64.

"Ralph Gionta: Sculptor of Magical Visions", Notus, v. 2, no. 2 (Fall, 1987), p. 95.


Letters to the Editor:

“Takes a Village to Raise a Nation”, Yellow Springs News, October 26, 2006, p. 5.

“Be Skeptical of Bush’s Plans”, Yellow Springs News, March 31, 2005, p. 4.

"U.S. Presidential Election: Your Views", BBC World News, November 3, 2004.

"Academic Strictures Narrow the Range of American Poetry", The Chronicle of Higher Education, v. XXXIV, no. 40 (June 15, 1988), Section B, p. 3.

"Learned Poetry", The New York Times Book Review, v. CXXXVI, no. 47,037 (February 1, 1987), p. 33.

 


Translations in Literary Journals:

Breton, André, "from The Entrance of the Mediums", Notus, 13 (Fall, 1993), p. 67.

Char, René, "Hermetic workers...", Notus, 13 (Fall, 1993), p. 66.

Tzara, Tristan, "Note on the Poem", Notus, 12 (Spring, 1993), pp. 82-83.


Interviews:

"Poetry, Alchemy & the Return To Greece: An Interview With Joe Tilson", Notus, v. 2, no. 1 (Spring, 1987), pp. 3-6.


Multi-Media Collaborations:

"Animadversions", a performance piece in collaboration with Ralph Gionta (sculptor, set designer), Robert Goodrich (choreographer), Bill and John Storch (musicians) and two dancers/actors. 1992 Fall Performance Festival, October 9 and 10, 1992, Klein Dance Performance Space, Lake Worth, Florida.


Audio Recordings:

Storch, Bill and John Storch.  "Animadversions", Lantern Recordings, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1996.

"Experimental Poetry: The Naropa Institute, Boulder, Colorado, July 18, 1994" (with Anne Waldman, Jackson MacLow, Ron Silliman, and Leslie Scalapino), Archives, Ginsberg Library, Naropa University, Boulder, Colorado.

"Millennial Scriptions: Poetry Reading, Dec. 25, 1990", Archive for New Poetry, Mandeville Special Collections Department, The University of California, San Diego.


Video Recordings:

"Animadversions", a performance piece in collaboration with Ralph Gionta (sculptor, set designer), Robert Goodrich (choreographer), Bill and John Storch (musicians) and two dancers/actors. 1992 Fall Performance Festival, October 9 and 10, 1992, Klein Dance Performance Space, Lake Worth, Florida. Videotape of the performance in the Festival's Archives.


Book Reviews:

"Lawrence Fixel's Truth, War and the Dream-Game", Notus, 10 (Spring, 1992), pp. 88-90.

"Pat Smith's A Book of Ours", Notus, 9 (Fall, 1991), pp. 90-91.

"Channel, by Barbara Jordan", Notus, v. 5, no. 1 (Spring, 1990), pp. 127-128.

"Letters To Lalage: The Letters of Charles Williams to Lois Lang-Sims", Notus, v. 5, no. 1 (Spring, 1990), pp. 126-127.

"Letters to Gala, by Paul Eluard", Notus, v. 5, no. 1 (Spring, 1990), p. 126.

"The Collected Works of Velimir Khlebnikov, Volume II: Prose, Plays and Supersagas", Notus, v. 5, no. 1 (Spring, 1990), pp. 125-126.

"Song of the West: Selected Poems of George Trakl", Notus, v. 4, no. 2 (Fall, 1989), pp. 91-93.

"Akhenaten: King of Egypt, by Cyril Aldred", intent., v. 1, no. 3 (Fall, 1989), pp. 10-11.

"The Flowers of Unceasing Coincidence, by Robert Kelly", Sulfur, 24 (v. IX, no. 1, Spring, 1989), pp. 200-203.

"Voyaging Portraits, by Gustaf Sobin", Notus, v. 4, no. 1 (Spring, 1989), pp. 94-95.

"Ground Work II: In the Dark, by Robert Duncan", Notus, v. 4, no. 1 (Spring, 1989), pp. 93-94.

"Translating Tradition: Paul Celan In France", Notus, v. 4, no. 1 (Spring, 1989), pp. 91-93.

"Mad Love, by André Breton", Notus, v. 4, no. 1 (Spring, 1989), p. 91.

"Breccia: Selected Poems 1972-1986, by Pierre Joris", Notus, v. 3, no. 2 (Fall, 1988), pp. 93-94.

"The Secret of the Black Chrysanthemum: The Poetic Cosmology of Charles Olson & His Use of the Writings of C.G. Jung, by Charles Stein", Notus, v. 3, no. 2 (Fall, 1988), pp. 91-93.

"The Collected Works of Velimir Khlebnikov, Volume I: Letters and Theoretical Writings", Notus, v. 3, no. 2 (Fall, 1988), pp. 90-91.

"Not This Island Music, by Robert Kelly", The Newsletter of the Poetry Project at St. Mark's Church in-the-Bowery, 127 (Dec/Jan, 1987-88), p. 6.


Poetry Readings:

Edison Community College, Piqua, Ohio, 2005.
 Rockbridge Regional Library (Lexington, Virginia), 2000.
State University of New York, Buffalo, 1994.
Bard College (Annandale-on-Hudson, New York), 1985, 1989, & 1994.
New York State Writers' Institute (State University of New York, Albany), 1994.
Brillig Works Café (Boulder, Colorado), 1994.
Café Mars (Boulder, Colorado), 1993.
Granite Line Writers' Series (Ypsilanti, Michigan), 1990.
Word of Mouth Reading Series (Cambridge, Massachusetts), 1988 & 1989.
Hampden-Sydney College (Hampden-Sydney, Virginia), 1987.
Hirschl & Adler Modern Art Gallery (New York City), 1986.
Greene County Arts Council (Catskill, New York), 1986.
Chester County Arts Council (West Chester, Pennsylvania), 1984.
The North Star Bar  (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), 1983.


Solo Acoustic Guitar Performances:

The Antioch School, Yellow Springs, Ohio, 2006.
Heiland Theatre, Boyd Auditorium, Wilmington College, Wilmington, Ohio, 2004.
The Blue Heron Café, Lexington, Virginia, 1999 & 2000.
Rockbridge Regional Library, Lexington, Virginia, 1999.
Chester County Arts Council (West Chester, Pennsylvania), 1984.
Honey Brook School, Honey Brook, Pennsylvania, 1984.
The Chapel of the Holy Innocents, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, 1983.
The Forge, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1983.
The North Star Bar, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1983.
Cavanaugh's, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1982.
Maggie's Pub, New Haven, Connecticut, 1982.
Darwin College Theatre, The University of Kent at Canterbury, 1981.
The Underground, Trinity College, Oxford University, 1980 & 1981.
Lexington High School, Lexington, Virginia, 1977.
The William Penn Charter School, Philadelphia, 1968.


Lectures:

“The Human Face of Information (Technology)”, SOCHE (Southwestern Ohio Council for Higher Education), Dayton, Ohio, May, 2009.

“Challenges Facing Academic Reference Services in the 21st Century”, Fairfield University, Fairfield, Connecticut, 2003.

“Spiritual Leadings as Library Research Activity”, United Society of Friends Women (USFW), Wilmington, Ohio, 2003.

“Re-Stor(y)ing the Quest to the (Re)Search Question”, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York, 2002.

“Educating for Peace and Social Justice”, 23rd Annual Conference, Friends Association for Higher Education, Wilmington College, Wilmington, Ohio, 2002.

“Cultivating a PBS Mind in an MTV World”, St. Anselm College, Manchester, New Hampshire, 2001.


Panel Discussions:

"The Lost Gospels", The Chronicle of Higher Education, May 3, 2006.

"Academic Libraries in a 'Googleized' World", SOCHE (Southwestern Ohio Council for Higher Education), Dayton, Ohio, January, 2006.

"Packing Up the Books", The Chronicle of Higher Education, June 30, 2005.

“The Future of the Academic Library” (panel discussion with Librarians from Johns Hopkins and Oxford Universities), 38th Annual Congress of Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, 2003.

"Experimental Poetry", Naropa University, Boulder, Colorado, July 18, 1994, with Anne Waldman, Jackson MacLow, Ron Silliman, and Leslie Scalapino.


Manuscript & Letter Archives:

The Register of David Gansz Papers, 1979-2004 (MSS 678)
Mandeville Special Collections Library
The University of California, San Diego

Gifts of David Gansz
Brown University Library
Providence, Rhode Island

Gansz, David C. D.: Former Owner
The University of California Library, San Diego

 

Robert Creeley Papers
Special Collections Department
Stanford University

Nathaniel Tarn Papers
Special Collections Department
Stanford University

Grace Hartigan Papers
Special Collections Research Center
Syracuse University

Robert Kelly Papers
The Poetry/Rare Books Collection
State University of New York, Buffalo

Gary Snyder Papers
Department of Special Collections
The University of California, Davis

Jerome Rothenberg Papers
Mandeville Special Collections Library
The University of California, San Diego

Charles Bernstein Papers
Mandeville Special Collections Library
The University of California, San Diego

Leland Hickman Papers
Mandeville Special Collections Library
The University of California, San Diego

Jackson Mac Low Papers
Mandeville Special Collections Library
The University of California, San Diego

Terrel Hale Papers
Mandeville Special Collections Library
The University of California, San Diego

Edouard Roditi Papers
Special Collections Department
The University of California, Los Angeles

The Pat Smith Collection
Rare Books/Special Collections
The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Cid Corman Papers
Lilly Library Manuscript Collections
Indiana University, Bloomington

Dick Higgins Papers
McCormick Library of Special Collections
Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois

The Singing Horse Press Collection (Gil Ott)
Annenberg Rare Book and Manuscript Library
The University of Pennsylvania

The Difficulties Archive
Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Yale University, New Haven

Faculty Publicity Files, 1974-
Naropa University Archives
Boulder, Colorado

 


Articles Regarding:

“California University Acquires Edison Dean’s Archives”, The Sidney Daily News (Sidney, Ohio), June 27, 2007. 

“Edison Staffer’s Collection Heading West”, Troy Daily News (Troy, Ohio), June 26, 2007, page A3.

Hervey, Virgil.  “School Buys Archives of Local Poet”, Yellow Springs News (Yellow Springs, Ohio, June 14, 2007, page 10.

Carson, Liz.  “Thirsting for Knowledge: David Gansz”, The Witness (Wilmington College), V. S-03-4, Issue 18 (February 6, 2003), page 4.

Schwab, Claudia.  “The Spiritual Side of Information”, The News-Gazette (Lexington, Virginia), April 3, 1999, pp. 1, 4.

 

Articles Quoting:

Moehringer, J.R., “Even the Rebels Take Up the Patriotic Cause”, The Rocky Mountain News (Denver, Colorado), July 5, 1994. 

 

Books Mentioning:

Johnston, Devin. Precipitations: Contemporary American Poetry as Occult Practice. Middletown, Connecticut, Weslyan University Press, 2002. Pp. 13-14.

Klein, Adam D. “The Beat generation: A Reference Pathfinder”. Collection Building. V. 16, No. 3 (1997). P. 142.

Morgan, Bill.  The Works of Allen Ginsberg, 1941-1994: A Descriptive Bibliography. Westport, Connecticut, Greenwood Press, 1995. P. xiii.

Bann, Stephen. The True Vine: On Visual Representation and the Western Tradition. Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 1989. P. 265.

Compton, Michael and Marco Livingstone. Tilson. New York, Thames and Hudson, 1993. Pp. 18-19.

 

Essays in Literary Journals Regarding:

Penney, Bridget. "A Review of David C.D. Gansz, Per Missions", Haiku Quarterly (Swindon, Wiltshire, England), 10 (Winter 1993).

Allison, Clark, "'fast in th'inconsolable not yetness'f being: Some Notes on Reading Gansz' Millennial Scriptions", Notus, 13 (Fall, 1993), pp. 136-145.

Ellis, Stephen, "Tu(r)ning To(ward) Completion: David C.D. Gansz's Millennial Scriptions", Tyuonyi, 11 (Spring, 1992), pp. 97-102.

Campbell, Bruce, "Terse'n-versions: The Poetry of David C.D. Gansz", Temblor, 7 (Spring, 1988), pp. 141-143.

Kelly, Robert, "A Review of David Gansz, Animadversions", Notus, v. 2, no. 1 (Spring, 1987), pp. 62-63.

 

Essays in Literary Journals Mentioning:

Dworkin, Craig Douglas, "Penelope Reworking the Twill: Patchwork, Writing, and Lyn Hejinian's 'My Life'", Contemporary Literature, v. 36, no. 1 (Spring 1995). Pp. 58-82.

Joris, Pierre, "An 'E' for an 'A'", Jacket, 40 (Late 2010).

 

Essays in Literary Anthologies Mentioning:

Silliman, Ron,  "The Practice of Art", in Barone, Dennis and Peter Ganick (Eds.), The Art of Practice, Elmwood, Connecticut, Potes & Poets Press, 1994.  Pp. 371-379.

 

Reviews in Library Journals Regarding:

Eberhart, George M.  “New Publications: College Libraries & the Teaching/Learning Process: Selections From the Writings of Evan Ira Farber”.  College & Research Libraries News; Oct2007, Vol. 68 Issue 9, p600-600, 1p.

 

Millson-Martula, Christopher.  “In Review:  College Libraries & the Teaching/Learning Process: Selections From the Writings of Evan Ira Farber”.  College & Undergraduate Libraries; 2007, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p131-132, 2p.

 

Hensley, Randy Burke.  “College Libraries and the Teaching/Learning Process: Selections from the Writings of Evan Ira Farber”.  portal: Libraries & the Academy; Jan2008, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p95-96, 2p. 

 

Walter, Scott.  “College Libraries and the Teaching/Learning Process: Selections from the Writings of Evan Ira Farber”.  College & Research Libraries; Mar2008, Vol. 69 Issue 2, p189-190, 2p.

  

Kramer, Eileen H.  “College Libraries and the Teaching/Learning Process: Selections from the Writings of Evan Ira Farber”.  Progressive Librarian; Summer2008 Issue 31, p104-106, 3p. 

Tucker, John Mark.  “Reviews:  College Libraries and the Teaching/Learning Process: Selections from the Writings of Evan Ira Farber.  The Library Quarterly; Jan2009 Vol. 79 Number 1, p151–154, 4p.


Book Manuscripts Copy-Edited and/or Proofread:

Lammers , Wayne P. (Transl.). The Tale of Matsura: Fujiwara Teika's Experiment in Fiction. Ann Arbor: Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan, 1992. (Michigan Monograph Series in Japanese Studies No. 9). 209 pages.

Tyler, Susan C. The Cult of Kasuga Seen Through Its Art. Ann Arbor: Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan, 1992. (Michigan Monograph Series in Japanese Studies No. 8). 215 pages.

Childs, Margaret Helen. Rethinking Sorrow: Revelatory Tales of Late Medieval Japan. Ann Arbor: Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan, 1991. (Michigan Monograph Series in Japanese Studies No. 6). 183 pages.

Kamens, Edward. The Buddhist Poetry of the Great Kamo Priestess. Ann Arbor: Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan, 1990. (Michigan Monograph Series in Japanese Studies No. 5). 171 pages.