Welcome to Boog City 10.5 Curatorial Team

Hi all,

I’m real happy to announce the curating team for Welcome to Boog City 10.5,
Poetry, Music, and Theater Festival, taking place Presidents’ Day weekend,
Fri. Feb. 17-Sun. Feb. 19, 2017, at Unnameable Books, concluding on Feb. 19
at Sidewalk Cafe

Jackie Clark, Steve Dalachinsky, Lynne DeSilva-Johnson, Jaclyn Lovell, and
I will be curating the poets, [ … ]

Touch the Donkey supplement #60 : seven questions for Luke Kennard

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #60 : seven questions for Luke Kennard

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/08/ttd-supplement-60-seven-questions-for.html

also: TtD supplement #59 : seven questions for Amanda Earl

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/08/ttd-supplement-59-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #58 : seven questions for Meredith Quartermain
http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/07/ttd-supplement-58-seven-questions-for.html

The tenth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal) is still available, with
new work by Meredith Quartermain, Mathew [ … ]

On Writing #104 : Geoffrey Young,

On Writing #104 : Geoffrey Young : WHAT’S BEHIND THE WORDS?

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2016/08/on-writing-104-geoffrey-young.html

coming up: Molly Gaudry, Valerie Witte + Gina Myers,

also: Tuesday poem #177 : Farid Matuk : My Daughter Unbound in the Foot Fault

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2016/08/tuesday-poem-177-farid-matuk-my.html

furthermore: Love and Pain: An interview with Diane Schoemperlen, Ploughshares

http://blog.pshares.org/index.php/love-and-pain-an-interview-with-diane-schoemperlen/

alternately: my fall poetry collection, A Perimeter (New [ … ]

Tuesday poem #177 : Farid Matuk

Tuesday poem #177 : Farid Matuk : My Daughter Unbound in the Foot Fault

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2016/08/tuesday-poem-177-farid-matuk-my.html

coming up: Michael Cavuto, Mark Truscott + Virginia Konchan

also: Love and Pain: An interview with Diane Schoemperlen, Ploughshares

http://blog.pshares.org/index.php/love-and-pain-an-interview-with-diane-schoemperlen/

furthermore; my fall poetry collection, A Perimeter (New Star), available for pre-order:

http://www.newstarbooks.com/book.php?book_id=1554201292

subsequently: the last week of the above/ground press [ … ]

Wendy Burk’s TREE TALKS: SOUTHERN ARIZONA new from Delete Press

We’re pleased to say that Tree Talks: Southern Arizona, by Wendy Burk, is available from Delete Press.  You can read more about it here:

deletepress.org

above/ground press 23rd anniversary parties in Toronto and Ottawa!

above/ground press turned twenty-three years old this summer, which means I’m hosting not one, but two anniversary parties!

Toronto ON: 7:30pm, Thursday, August 25: a series of readings by Braydon Beaulieu (Toronto), Ashley-Elizabeth Best (Kingston), Sean Braune (Toronto), Stephen Brockwell (Ottawa), Sharon Harris (Toronto), Aaron Tucker (Toronto) and Hugh Thomas (Montreal) at The Steady Cafe and [ … ]

the above/ground press 23rd anniversary (Ottawa) reading! September 10, 2016

above/ground press presents readings and other such by an array of poets:

Stephanie Bolster (Montreal)
Braydon Beaulieu (Toronto)
Sean Braune (Toronto)
+ Pearl Pirie (Ottawa)

lovingly hosted by above/ground press editor/publisher rob mclennan
[and don’t forget the Toronto event, August 25th!]
7:30pm, Saturday, September 10, 2016
Black Squirrel Books & Café
1073 Bank St, Ottawa

$5 at the [ … ]

Help Buy Boog a Computer (Ads, Donations Encouraged)

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Hey everyone,

Boog’s in the midst of a fundraising drive to purchase a new computer. We
started at the recent Welcome to Boog City festival and are continuing
until we get there.

Please send all donations to editor@boogcity.com via http://www.paypal.com/.

If you’d like to take an ad, here is our rate card:

Live at Kelly Writers House: Diaspora

The April 5, 2004 Adam Fieled performance at the Kelly Writers House on the U Penn campus in Philadelphia, as part of the Live at the Writers House series broadcast on WXPN, has now migrated to Mixriot, Mixcrate, and 8tracks.

Thanks!
Adam [ … ]

Tuesday poem #176 : Montana Ray

Tuesday poem #176 : Montana Ray : Oulipoing the fuck out of your email to the class listserv

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2016/08/tuesday-poem-176-montana-ray-oulipoing.html

coming up: Farid Matuk, Michael Cavuto + Mark Truscott,

also: On Writing #103 : Bruce Whiteman

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2016/08/on-writing-103-bruce-whiteman.html

12 or 20 (small press) questions with Rob MacDonald on Sixth Finch

http://robmclennan.blogspot.ca/2016/08/12-or-20-small-press-questions-with-rob.html

Touch the Donkey: back issue sale,

Reservoir Pages

Reservoir pages now exist on archive.is for the following Adam Fieled pages: Jacket 40 Apparition Poems, Argotist Online Apparition Poems, Hinge Online On Love, Great Works Apparition Poems, Nth Position debbie jaffe, Dusie Apparition Poems, Jacket 31 Apparition Poems, Blazevox Beams, Jeffrey Side/When You Bit…/Jacket 37, [ … ]

AngelHousePress Podcast Episode 2 is now on line

Podcast – Episode 2 (recorded on August 14, 2016)

Please click here to listen to podcast.

Note that numbers in parenthesis represent start of section; you can fast forward to each part at will)

INTERVIEW WITH CHRIS JOHNSON  (0:00:45)

We grill Ottawa poet and editor, Chris Johnson about his writing, event-attending habits and motivations, posting poems on Tumblr, [ … ]

On Writing #103 : Bruce Whiteman

On Writing #103 : Bruce Whiteman : On Writing

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2016/08/on-writing-103-bruce-whiteman.html

coming up: Geoffrey Young, Molly Gaudry + Valerie Witte,

also: Touch the Donkey: seven questions with Amanda Earl

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/08/ttd-supplement-59-seven-questions-for.html

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Touch the Donkey: TtD supplement #59 : seven questions for Amanda Earl
touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca

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ottawa poetry newsletter: On Writing #103 : Bruce Whiteman
ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca

Superstitions

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The Folger Shakespeare Library, in partnership with the American Library
Association and the Cincinnati Museum Center, is touring an original copy
of “The First Folio” of Shakespeare’s plays throughout the United States in
2016. The Tweed Museum of Art (at the University of Minnesota in Duluth)
will be the only exhibition site in the [ … ]

the above/ground press 23rd anniversary (Toronto) reading! August 25, 2016

above/ground press presents readings and other such by an array of poets:

Braydon Beaulieu (Toronto)
Ashley-Elizabeth Best (Kingston)
Sean Braune (Toronto)
Stephen Brockwell (Ottawa)
Sharon Harris (Toronto)
+ Aaron Tucker (Toronto)
with the possibility of an unnamed (for now) special guest reader,

lovingly hosted by above/ground press editor/publisher rob mclennan
7:30pm, Thursday, August 25, 2016
The Steady [ … ]

New Mudlark: Kristina Marie Darling

New and On View: Mudlark Poster No. 136 (2016)

Kristina Marie Darling | from Dark Horses

Kristina Marie Darling is the author of over twenty books of poetry. Her awards include two Yaddo residencies, a Hawthornden Castle Fellowship, and a Visiting Artist Fellowship from the American Academy in Rome, as well as grants from the Whiting Foundation [ … ]

On Writing #103 : Bruce Whiteman

On Writing #103 : Bruce Whiteman : On Writing

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2016/08/on-writing-103-bruce-whiteman.html

coming up: Geoffrey Young, Molly Gaudry + Valerie Witte,

also: Touch the Donkey: seven questions with Amanda Earl

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/08/ttd-supplement-59-seven-questions-for.html

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Touch the Donkey: TtD supplement #59 : seven questions for Amanda Earl
touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca

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ottawa poetry newsletter: On Writing #103 : Bruce Whiteman
ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca

New Mudlark: Stephen Cloud

New and On View: Mudlark Flash No. 104 (2016)

Variations on a Theme
from an Advertising Flyer

by Stephen Cloud

After kicking around the West for a while (with stops in Spokane, Flagstaff, and Sedona), Stephen Cloud has settled in Albuquerque, where he’s fixing up an old adobe, working on poems, and pondering the official New Mexico state [ … ]

Touch the Donkey supplement #59 : seven questions for Amanda Earl

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #59 : seven questions for Amanda Earlhttp://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/08/ttd-supplement-59-seven-questions-for.html
also: TtD supplement #58 : seven questions for Meredith Quartermainhttp://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/07/ttd-supplement-58-seven-questions-for.html
The tenth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal) is still available, with new work by Meredith Quartermain, Mathew Timmons, Renée Sarojini Saklikar, Luke Kennard, Shane Rhodes [ … ]

Contagions

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“ART PAPERS” current issue is available …

Alan Sondheim describes *CONTAGIONS* (spatial, imaginary).

“In a visual and verbal essay, the poet/artist narrates his
work on human vitality at the edge of the virtual world.”

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“UTOPIA TODAY”

with text by Timothy P.A. Cooper

“The 500th anniversary of Thomas More’s UTOPIA leads London to try
mapping the theoretical nonplace in history, and [ … ]

New and On View: Mudlark Chapbook No. 61 (2016)

New and On View: Mudlark Chapbook No. 61 (2016)

Jesus Said | Poems by Patrick Donnelly

Patrick Donnelly is the author of The Charge (Ausable Press, 2003, since 2009 part of Copper Canyon Press) and Nocturnes of the Brothel of Ruin (Four Way Books, 2012). He is director of the Poetry Seminar at The Frost Place and an associate editor [ … ]

On Writing #102 : Karl Jirgens,

On Writing #102 : Karl Jirgens : Writing Lives: Writing Lives
http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2016/08/on-writing-102-karl-jirgens.html
coming up: Bruce Whiteman, Geoffrey Young + Molly Gaudry,

and: Tuesday poem #174 : Kristina Drake : Line of Tremblinghttp://dusie.blogspot.ca/2016/08/tuesday-poem-174-kristina-drake-line-of.html
also: Touch the Donkey: 7 questions for Meredith Quartermainhttp://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/07/ttd-supplement-58-seven-questions-for.html
furthermore: Drunken Boat ‘spotlight’ #4 : Jason Christie

Tuesday poem #174 : Kristina Drake

Tuesday poem #174 : Kristina Drake : Line of Trembling
http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2016/08/tuesday-poem-174-kristina-drake-line-of.html
coming up: Sonnet L’Abbé, Montana Ray + Farid Matuk,

also: Touch the Donkey: 7 questions for Meredith Quartermainhttp://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/07/ttd-supplement-58-seven-questions-for.html
furthermore: Drunken Boat ‘spotlight’ #4 : Jason Christiehttps://medium.com/drunken-boat/spotlight-4-jason-christie-6d602d5549a#.zh50pzl70
subsequently: the above/ground press summer sale!
http://abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/2016/07/aboveground-press-summer-sale-on-2016.html