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, [ … ]

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 [ … ]

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 [ … ]

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, [ … ]

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

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

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. [ … ]

The Great Recession on Yumpu

The Great Recession, by American poet Adam Fieled, was first released as an e-book in 2013. It focuses on the lives of Americans during the late Aughts and early Teens. Portions have appeared in Otoliths, Words Dance, the fourW Anth, and elsewhere. Cover image by Abby Heller-Burnham. Here it is on Yumpu.

October 21: What Where Series: Readings by CAConrad, Teresa Carmody, and HR Hegnauer

Please join us next week for our third 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 CAConrad, Teresa Carmody, and HR Hegnauer
Tuesday, October 21
7:30 PM
PAC (Performing Arts Center)
Naropa University

CAConrad is the author of seven [ … ]

Academy of American Poets: Endangered Languages & Texts, with Bob Holman & Ammiel Alcalay

Endangered Languages and Texts, 2:45 p.m.-3:45 p.m.
“Of the 6,500 languages spoken in the world today, only half will make it to the next century,” says poet Bob Holman. Ammiel Alcalay, editor of Lost & Found, The CUNY Poetics Document Initiative, and Bob Holman, founder of the Bowery Poetry Club, examine the state of endangered [ … ]

Fall classes start November 1st at Chicago School of Poetics

Classes start November 1st and we have 6-week online courses designed to give you the opportunity to work with our faculty in a shortened format that costs less and requires less of a time commitment. Check out courses like Poetry and Feminist Theory, Prose Poetry, and returning courses like Red-Headed Stepchild, Pulse Poem Pulse, and [ … ]

new from burning deck

Kristin P. Bradshaw
APOLOGIES
Poetry, 104 pages, offset, smyth-sewn
ISBN 978-1-936194-19-3, original paperback $14
Publication date: October 15, 2014

Apologies. For a new religion? a social-political discourse? a queer’s life? All these plus a reflection on the tension between immediacy and understanding, set in a quasi historical dream-landscape in motion from the ‘West’ of antiquity toward [ … ]

Boog City’s NYC Small Presses Night, Thurs. 11/20

please forward
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Boog City presents

d.a. levy lives: celebrating renegade presses

12th Annual

New York City Small Presses Night

Thurs. Nov. 20, 6:00 p.m. sharp, free

Book fair—5:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m., 7:45 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Sidewalk Café
94 Ave. A (@ E. 6th St.)
NYC

with

Bone Bouquet
DoubleCross Press

Lunar Chandelier Press
Louffa Press

The Operating System
We’ll Never Have Paris
and music from

Yeti

This is our [ … ]

Touch the Donkey : third issue,

The third issue is now available, with new poems by Gil McElroy, j/j hastain,
derek beaulieu, Megan Kaminski, Roland Prevost, Emily Ursuliak, Susan Briante
+ D.G. Jones.

Six dollars (includes shipping). My good looks paid for that pool, and my talent filled it with water.
http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2014/10/touch-donkey-third-issue.html

Copies of the second issue, with new poems by [ … ]

Tripwire 7 now available

Announcing the relaunch of Tripwire, a journal of poetics:

Issue #7, featuring: Jen Coleman, Leslie Kaplan (trans. Julie Carr & Jennifer Pap), Rodrigo Toscano, Jeroen Mettes (trans. Vincent W.J. van Gerven Oei & introduced by Samuel Vriezen), Lesego Rampolokeng, Heather Fuller, Nathan Cordero, Donato Mancini, Trish Salah, Arnold Joseph Kemp, Hsia Yü (trans. Steve Bradbury), Carlos [ … ]

above/ground press author Jason Christie’s Government (2013) on the 2014 bpNichol Chapbook Award‏ shortlist!

Congratulations to new Ottawa resident Jason Christie for making the shortlist to the 2014 bpNichol Chapbook Award! Thrilled to see, also, two other above/ground press authors–Christine McNair and Phil Hall–on the shortlist for further titles. Congratulations, all!

This is above/ground press’ third and third annual appearance on the bpNichol Chapbook Award shortlist, after Fenn Stewart’s An [ … ]

New releases: Tom Raworth and Peter Manson from Sancho Panza

a press run by Sara Crangle and Sam Ladkin

sanchopanzapress@gmail.com

*Tom Raworth, XIVLiners* (208 pages)

This is the first collected edition of Tom Raworth’s fourteen-line
poems. The book sits well in the hand, has a poem per page, and uses
Perpetua font, which is one of the fonts Raworth first used as a type
setter. The collection [ … ]

Poetics List Special – Ugly Duckling Presse

Dear Poetics List 2.0 Members,

We’d like to offer you a $10 discount on our annual subscription for the coming year if you subscribe before November 15.  Please visit our online store for the full details on 2015 subscriptions, and use the discount code ALIEN to receive the discount.  You can also pay by check — just mention your [ … ]

October 21: What Where Series: Readings by CAConrad, Teresa Carmody, and HR Hegnauer

We are pleased to announce our third What Where Series of the semester at the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics! This event is free and open to the public. We hope to see you there!

What Where Series: Readings by CAConrad, Teresa Carmody, and HR Hegnauer

Tuesday, October 21

7:30 PM

PAC (Performing Arts Center)

Naropa University

CAConrad is the [ … ]