Split This Rock Poetry Festival: Poems of Provocation & Witness 2014 invites poets, writers, activists, and dreamers to Washington, DC for four days of poetry, community building, and creative transformation. Featuring readings, workshops, panel discussions, youth programming, parties, and activism, the festival offers opportunities to speak out for justice, build connection and community, and [ … ]
A series of aesthetic investigations/interrogations into Flaubert and “Madame Bovary”:
Adam Fieled firstname.lastname@example.org
Dear friends, poetry readers, francophonies,
Société Jamais-Jamais has just published ‘Alibis’ – a selection of poems from 1997-2010 by Australian poet Pam Brown Translated into French by Jane Zemiro
for further information visit this link:
to order a copy visit this link:
Pam Brown has written many books of poetry, most recently Home by Dark [ … ]
Fraser on Dahlen, Reed on Crane, Silliman on Williams, Osman on Ceravolo, Creeley on Graves, Mac Low on Freud, Hejinian on the Waldrops, Waldman on Ginsberg – see the new PennSound box on the front page of Jacket2. https://jacket2.org/
I’ve had a life-long fascination with the so-called “Inspired” texts: poems, prose-poems, narratives etc. that come unbidden–are “found” somehow, somewhere from an “elsewhere” that ranges from Heaven, Hell, Atlantis, Lemuria, Babylon, Binah, Hochma, Sheol, and every dimension in between. I’m talking about “Thunder, the Perfect Mind” from the Nag Hammadi Library, “I Am The Daughter [ … ]
Tuesday poem #51 : Susan Elmslie : Icarus, in Therapy
coming up: Paul Vermeersch, Susan M. Schultz + Rachel Blau DuPlessis,
The online pdf of Boog City 88 is now available. You can read it at:
And much thanks to the editors who join me each issue in making it a
Jonathan Allen (art); Ray DeJesús (printed matter); Buck Downs
(poetry); J.J. Hayes (music); Chris McCreary and Jenn McCreary (small
press); and Joel Schlemowitz (film).
Boog [ … ]
The Peter F Yacht Club #20
VERSeFest 2014 special
edited by rob mclennan
[see the link here for information on the previous issue]
[see the links here for information on the 2013 VERSeFest special issue, the 2012 VERSeFest special issue and 2011 VERSeFest special issue]
[see the link here for a history of the publication]
With new writing by a host [ … ]
Beard of Bees Press is happy to announce the publication of its 100th chapbook, To Cure Nature With Science, an excursion through the first 99 chapbook via Gnoetry, our house computer-generated poetry software.
Enjoy and thank you!
Eric Elshtain, editor
The Poetry Motel Foundation
St. Rose Students to read at the Social Justice Center
Thursday, April 17, 7:30PM
Poets going by the handle “Josie & the Drop-Boxers” will read from their work at the Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany, NY on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 7:30PM. “Josie & the Drop-Boxers” are students in [ … ]
On Writing #25 : Kate Cayley : An Effort of Attention
coming up: Kevin Spenst, Lola Lemire Tostevin + Stan Rogal,
My collection of short, short stories, The Uncertainty Principle: stories, (Chaudiere Books, 2014) is now available, with an Ottawa launch at The Manx Pub (as part of David O’Meara’s Plan 99 Reading Series) on May 10, 2014. Hooray!
And the book has even received its first review! Thanks to The Small Press Book Review.
And of course, [ … ]
21st Century and 21st Turn (final cusp of 20th Century) – the
bibliographies for Native American and US Occupied Pacific Islander Poets
Feel free to access, at will.
Allison Hedge Coke
http://jacket2.org/commentary/beats-today – Video and audio recordings of the recent webcast conversation about the relevance of the Beats today are now available.
Apr 25, 2014 (All Day) | Conference | Room 9206-9207
at The Center for the Humanities
The Graduate Center, The City University of New York
Free and open to the public
Held in honor of William S. Burroughs’s centennial, and the WSB@100 Festival in New York City scheduled for the entirety of the month of April, [ … ]