Rise Venice Rise! A reading from "If The Dead Had Email." Jim Smith reading; Suzy Williams, vocals; Eric Ahlberg, bass; Nick Mattoni, sax; Sam Clay, guitar.

Filmmaker and Publisher Pegarty Long reads In Memory of Philomene Long from Hillary Kaye’s “Hour of the Moon.” and Dr. DeathAfter The Rain and Just a Dream from Jim Smith’s “If the Dead Had Email.”

The Songbird of Venice, Suzy Williams, reads/sings Modern Times from Jim Smith’s “If the Dead Had Email.”

Venice Poet Mary Getlein reads Wage Slaves from Jim Smith’s “If the Dead Had Email.”

Professor Karl Abrams reads He Still Lives and The Ravings of People from Jim Smith’s “If the Dead Had Email.”

Jim Smith reads Beats and Changling from his book “If the Dead Had Email.”

Jim Smith reads The Race Is Over from his book “If the Dead Had Email.”

Jim Smith reads "I have become earth," "Venice Dreams," "Gaza 90291," and "If the dead had email," from his book, "If The Dead Had Email."

Jim Smith, Greta Cobar, Lynne Bronstein, Suzy Williams and Karl Abrams read Hillary Kaye poems from her book “Hour of the Moon.”

Poets Krista Schwimmer and Hillary Kaye read from Hillary Kaye's "Hour of the Moon."

Videos by Pegarty Long