Chaudiere Books: some (quick) book fair updates,

For those who might not be aware, we’ll be at three different small press book fairs
over the next couple of weeks, hopefully we might see you at one or two of them!

Toronto, Canzine: Saturday November 1, 2014, 1-7pm, 918 Bathurst Centre
http://www.brokenpencil.com/canzine-toronto

Ottawa, the ottawa small press book fair: Saturday November 8, [ … ]

“Deep Noir” on Yumpu

“Deep Noir” is my more richly colored ’14 essay update to the Argotist Online/Disturb the Universe essays of ’10. It discusses popular culture, major high art consonance, and Philadelphia as a representative American site for culture. “Deep Noir” is now updated to Yumpu, here.

On Writing #43 : Adam Sol

On Writing #43 : Adam Sol : How I Became a Writer

http://www.ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2014/10/on-writing-43-adam-sol.html

coming up: Emily Ursuliak, Asher Ghaffar + Carla Barkman,

also–tonight: the Chaudiere Books 2014 fall poetry launch at the Ottawa
International Writers Festival! Amanda Earl, Roland Prevost + Monty Reid:
http://www.writersfestival.org/events/fall-2014/chaudiere-books-launchwith-roland-prevostamanda-earland-monty-reid

all our books available online: https://alllitup.ca/

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Poet as Radio: Stephen Vincent on Sunday, November 2

Stephen Vincent joins us live on Poet as
Radio, Sunday, November 4! Stephen will read from/discuss his recent book, After
Language: Letters to Jack Spicer (BlazeVox).
Tune in 11:30am-12:30pm, savekusf.org | SF Community Radio.
Stephen Vincent is a poet and artist with a
professional career in directing publishing companies with a focus on poetry
and [ … ]

Call For Work: Loose Change Magazine

Loose Change, a journal of new writing from the WonderRoot Center for Arts and Social Change in Atlanta, is relaunching in January with work by Charles Alexander, Eric Baus, Pam Brown, Bhanu Kapil, Douglas A. Martin, Miranda Mellis, Simon Perchik, Deborah Poe, Joanna Ruocco, and Keith Waldrop, among others, and is still accepting submissions [ … ]

New Open Library Pages

New Open Library pages for texts by American poet Adam Fieled: Race and Vine: Four Narratives Set In Philadelphia, Shadows Numberless: Four Collections of Critical Material By Adam Fieled, Wordsworth and de Man: Similitude in Dissimilitude, Contextualists and Dissidents: Talking Gertrude Stein’s “Tender Buttons,” Wordsworth’s Prelude: The Snowdon Episode.

Thanks,

Tuesday poem #81 : David McGimpsey

Tuesday poem #81 : David McGimpsey : “You talk like we shouldn’t be pelting you with wet sacks of garbage”

http://www.dusie.blogspot.ca/2014/10/tuesday-poem-81-david-mcgimpsey-you.html

coming up: RIchard Froude, Marilyn Irwin + Carrie Olivia Adams,

also: 2015 above/ground press subscriptions now available!
http://www.abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/2014/10/aboveground-press-2015-subscriptions.html

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Oct 24-26: Alice Notley Symposium in Oakland

The Bay Area Public School presents
Alette in Oakland: A Symposium on the Work of Alice Notley

October 24-26
at the Omni Commons
4799 Shattuck Ave
Oakland, California

Featuring:
Maggie Nelson, Sara Larsen, Laura Moriarty, Norman Fischer Allison Cobb, Marcella Durand, Laura Woltag, Lauren Levin, Brenda Iijima, Kaplan Harris, Steve Dickison, Jeanine Webb, Jennifer Karmin, Bernadette Mayer, [ … ]

new from above/ground press: Schapira, Brockwell, Baker + Touch the Donkey #3

THE MOTIONS
Kate Schapira
$4
See link here for more information

Images from Declassified Nuclear Test Films
Stephen Brockwell
$4
See link here for more information

Abject Lessons
Jennifer Baker
$4
See link here for more information

Touch the Donkey #3
with new poems by Gil McElroy, j/j hastain, derek beaulieu,
Megan Kaminski, Roland Prevost, Emily Ursuliak, Susan [ … ]

Rodney Koeneke and Trisha Low reading at Sector 2337

Rodney Koeneke and Trisha Low reading at Sector 2337

2337 N Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, Saturday November 8, 2014, 7:00 PM

Rodney Koeneke’s Etruria is just out from Wave Books. Earlier collections include Musee Mechanique (BlazeVOX, 2006) and Rouge State (Pavement Saw, 2003). Recent work can be found in The Brooklyn Rail, Fence, Granta, Gulf Coast, The Nation, [ … ]

News Release: Third Thursday Poetry Night, November 20: Karen Skolfield

The Poetry Motel Foundation

c/o Dan Wilcox
280 South Main Ave.
Albany, NY 12208
(518) 482-0262

> Press Release — for immediate release <

Poet Karen Skolfield will read
at the Social Justice Center
Thursday, November 20, 7:30PM

Poet Karen Skolfield will read from her work at the Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany on Thursday, November 20, [ … ]

Chaudiere Books Launch with Roland Prevost, Amanda Earl and Monty Reid

Chaudiere Books Launch with Roland Prevost, Amanda Earl and Monty Reid
Hosted by rob mclennan
Ottawa International Writers Festival

Monday October 27, 8pm
Free event
Fox and Feather, 2nd Floor • 283 Elgin St.
For further information on this event, and other events in this year’s Ottawa International Writers Festival, click here:

Ottawa’s Chaudiere Books was recently [ … ]

Two Teens Trilogies on Yudu

Two Teens Trilogies collates The Posit Trilogy and Trilogy by American poet Adam Fieled. Portions have appeared in Tears in the Fence, Otoliths, the fourW Anth, and elsewhere. Here is the e-book on Yudu. Cover, by Peter Paul Rubens, hangs in the Philadelphia Museum of Art in Center City Philadelphia.

Issue 8.3 of Digital Humanities Quarterly

I thought those of you working in multimedia, digital literature or scholarship would be interested in the release of the new issue of Digital Humanities Quarterly.

-Francesco

The DHQ editorial team is pleased to announce the official publication of Digital Humanities Quarterly 8.3. You can find the issue on our website:
http://www.digitalhumanities.org/dhq/vol/8/3/index.html

Best,
Elizabeth Hopwood
Managing Editor, [ … ]

Call for Papers: THE LEGACY OF PIER PAOLO PASOLINI

Yale University
Whitney Humanities Center
March 6-7, 2015

Keynote Speakers:
Karen Pinkus (Cornell)
Ara H. Merjian (NYU)

Closing Round Table:
Francesco Casetti (Yale)
Giuseppe Mazzotta (Yale)
David Ward (Wellesley)

2015 marks the fortieth anniversary of the death of Pier Paolo Pasolini, the renowned Italian essayist, novelist, filmmaker, and poet. The conference offered by the Department of Italian at [ … ]

October 28: What Where Series: Readings by TC Tolbert, Maureen Owen, Stephen Graham Jones

Please join us at the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics for our final What Where Series of the semester! This event is free and open to the public. We hope to see you there!

What Where Series: Readings by TC Tolbert, Maureen Owen, Stephen Graham Jones
Tuesday, October 28
7:30 PM
PAC (Performing Arts Center)

new from above/ground press: Abject Lessons, by Jennifer Baker

Abject Lessons
Jennifer Baker
$4

Pilgrim

I

barn swallow barrel rolls
and phonemic slippages

chase cloud-shadow yokelisms
back to the bush

II

until I was 15
I believed a crick was different
from a creek

stretched thinner
scraping itself under roads
through aluminum tunnels
populated with turtles
a crick snapped

III

olfactory archeology
of sawdust, oil and earth
reveals a sitting-room with wood panelling

Call for Submissions: Responses to Ebola

The impact of the Ebola virus is devastating. People around the world are mustering to offer aid. In addition to physical and monetary assistance, we can offer solidarity, hope, and art. These things matter, too.

At Broadsided Press (www.broadsidedpress.org), we believe art and literature are as necessary as the news to understanding the world. They [ … ]

Chaps from Lyons, Godfrey, Warren, Katz, Gottlieb

Faux Press Chaps from Kim Lyons, John Godfrey, Alli Warren, Vincent Katz, Michael Gottlieb –

Announcing stunning, new poetry.

CALCINATIO by Kimberly Lyons
GOLD STARS WET HEARTS by John Godfrey
DON’T GO HOME WITH YOUR HEART ON by Alli Warren
ONE-LINERS by Vincent Katz
I HAD EVERY INTENTION by Michael Gottleib.

Covers by Tom Burckhardt. Read more:

http://www.fauxpress.com

October 28: What Where Series: Readings by TC Tolbert, Maureen Owen, Stephen Graham Jones

Please join us next Tuesday at the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics for our final What Where Series of the semester! This event is free and open to the public. We hope to see you there!

What Where Series: Readings by TC Tolbert, Maureen Owen, Stephen Graham Jones
Tuesday, October 28
7:30 PM
PAC (Performing [ … ]

Poet as Radio: Joseph Noble on October 19

Joseph Noble joins us live at Light Rail Studios on Sunday,
October 19, and will read from/discuss his collection, Antiphonal Airs (Skylight
Press). Join us at 11:30am-12:30pm, savekusf.org | SF
Community Radio!

Joseph Noble’s poetry has appeared in Hambone, OR,
New American Writing, Five Fingers Review, The New Review of Literature, Eleven
Eleven, and other journals. [ … ]