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COMPLICIT SPINNING SIGNIFICATION

A COLLECTION OF SIGN-SPINNER ADS

(2012-13)

Mechanisms of exclusion:

“I’m just doing my job…”

Energetic Social Signification

Spinner Available

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experienced, motivated,

energetic, and reliable social

signification spinner ready to

promote your business. I will

do my best to bring customers

through your door. Please

reply to this post and I will

provide contact information

and references. Thank you for

your consideration, Trebor.

Signification [ … ]

bpNichol’s 1984 “First Screening” at PennSound

“First Screening” is a 1984 “computer poem”: this streaming Quicktime version is a screen capture of the Applewin emulator version of “First Screening.” Freeze-frames from the Quicktime do not always reflect the structure of bpNichol’s code. For more information about, and other versions of, this work go to ViSPO. The .mov version was realized in [ … ]

History, the Aughts, and the Avant-Garde

This essay attempts to formulate the rudiments of a critical rubric around the new, avant-garde English-language poetry of the Aughts of the twenty-first century. Flashpoints include narrativity, the Internet, Lang-Po, activity in Philadelphia, Chicago, and London, and what the Teens hold for serious poetry avant-gardism:

http://www.scribd.com/doc/224707203/History-the-Aughts-and-the-Avant-Garde

Thanks!
Adam Fieled afieled@yahoo.com



Birthday Reading of Whitman’s "Song Of Myself" May 31 6PM

Celebrate the Birthday of

Walt Whitman

A reading of “Song of Myself”

by local poets & other citizens

at the

Robert Burns Statue,

Washington Park, Albany, NY

Saturday, May 31, 2014

6:00 PM

rain or shine

free

Sign-up to read at the event

(bring chairs, blankets, etc. to sit on)

presented by the Poetry Motel Foundation

& the Hudson Valley Writers Guild

(for information call 518-482-0262)

 



Invitation : two poetry events in Sydney – May 21 & 24

Dear friends and poetry aficionados,

In the busy weeks of May
you are invited to attend two events:

On Wednesday 21st May :

A reading with
Fiona Hile, Louis Armand
Kate Lilley & Pam Brown

Fiona Hile is visiting from Melbourne
Louis Armand is visiting from Prague

5 for 5.30pm
The Common Room
Upstairs in the Woolley Building
English Department, [ … ]

Third Thursday Poetry Night, May 15 — Janet Hamill

the Poetry Motel Foundation
presents

Third Thursday Poetry Night

@
the Social Justice Center
33 Central Ave., Albany, NY

May 15, 2014
7:00 sign up; 7:30 start

Featured Poet: Janet Hamill

Janet Hamill – whose work has been nominated for the William Carlos Williams Prize and the Pushcart Prize – is the author of six collections of poetry and short [ … ]

The Factory Reading Series: Miller, Brock, Leventhal + Spry,

span-o (the small press action network – ottawa) presents:

The Factory Reading Series
featuring readings by:
D.D. Miller
David James Brock
Anna Leventhal
+ Mike Spry

lovingly hosted by rob mclennan
Friday, May 23, 2014;
doors 7pm; reading 7:30pm
The Carleton Tavern,
223 Armstrong Street (at Parkdale; upstairs)

D.D. Miller is originally from Nova Scotia but has lived, [ … ]

Call for Papers: PAMLA 2014 (Riverside, CA / Oct. 31-Nov. 2)

Reassessing Language Poetry: Thirty Years After The L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E Book

First published in February of 1984, The L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E Book collected essays, excerpts, and experiments from the first three years (1978-81) of the L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E literary magazine. At the time, the book represented a manifesto of sorts for Language poetry; as editors Bruce [ … ]

The Best Critical Writing on Adam Fieled

This pdf collects reviews from sources like Jacket Magazine, moria poetry, Galatea Resurrects, Fluid/Exchange, Stoning the Devil and elsewhere about American poet Adam Fieled, from reviewers like Jeffrey Side, Steve Halle, Laura Goldstein, and John Bloomberg-Rissman:

http://www.scribd.com/doc/222359017/The-Best-Critical-Writing-on-Adam-Fieled

Thanks!
Adam Fieled afieled@yahoo.com



Sky on Sky + Shadowing Duchamp

Some recent photos on Rogue Embryo:

Sky on Sky
http://rogueembryo.com/2014/04/24/sky-on-sky-photos-from-the-train/

Shadowing Duchamps Readymades
http://rogueembryo.com/2014/04/26/shadowing-duchamps-readymades-photos/

Cheers,
Camille Martin


*Books:*
http://www.spdbooks.org/Search/Default.aspx?AuthorName=camille+martin
http://www.apollinaires.com/store/product.php?productid=264620&cat=&page=1
http://www.amazon.ca/Looms-Camille-Martin/dp/1848612354/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1355876018&sr=8-1
http://www.amazon.com/Looms-Camille-Martin/dp/1848612354
http://www.shearsman.com/pages/books/authors/martinA.html

*Website:*
http://www.camillemartin.ca

*Blog:*
http://rogueembryo.wordpress.com



"My Most Beautiful Poems": a video tribute

New at Rogue Embryo:

“My Most Beautiful Poems”: a video tribute to Robert Zend at Cobourg’s TEXTual ARTivity

http://rogueembryo.com/2014/05/01/my-most-beautiful-poems-a-tribute-to-robert-zend-at-cobourgs-textual-artivity/

Cheers,
Camille Martin

Books:
http://www.spdbooks.org/Search/Default.aspx?AuthorName=camille+martin
http://www.apollinaires.com/store/product.php?productid=264620&cat=&page=1
http://www.amazon.ca/Looms-Camille-Martin/dp/1848612354/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1355876018&sr=8-1
http://www.amazon.com/Looms-Camille-Martin/dp/1848612354
http://www.shearsman.com/pages/books/authors/martinA.html

Website:
http://www.camillemartin.ca

Blog:
http://rogueembryo.wordpress.com



Barzakh Issue 06 Release!

Barzakh Issiue 06

PLEASE SHARE THIS WITH ALL OF YOUR FRIENDS AND COLLEAGUES

*Barzakh **is pleased to announce the release of Issue 6, titled*
*CORRESPONDENCE*.

The current issue was conceived as an open field in which contributors and
readers may enact new meanings of *CORRESPONDENCE*. One of our formative
influences when planning of this issue was the poet [ … ]

Books on Onreadz

Onreadz is a library site for books which also makes pdfs available for download. I now have several pages going on Onreadz, which include major reviews, for the following books:

“Beams”: http://www.onreadz.com/book/Beams-1486723/

“Posit”: http://www.onreadz.com/book/Posit-1486726/

“When You Bit…”: http://www.onreadz.com/book/When-You-Bit-1486725/

“Opera Bufa”: http://www.onreadz.com/book/Opera-Bufa-1486724/

“Equations”: http://www.onreadz.com/book/Equations-1486727/

Hope some of you find these pages helpful.
Thanks!
Adam Fieled afieled@yahoo.com



UNMANNED POETRY DRONES: May 9th, NYC

UNMANNED POETRY DRONES
Friday May 9th, 2014
7pm
721 Broadway, New York, NY
Tisch Common Room (ground floor)
FREE!

Please join us as a semester of experimentation with procedural text
culminates in a one-night-only performance of computer-generated poetry.
Seventeen students at NYU’s Interactive Telecommunications Program will
take the stage and, with their voices, set aloft poems [ … ]

KlezKanada Poetry Retreat

Dear poetry friends,

Please check this out and spread the word -

*Jewish Poetry Retreat: Three Millennia of Poetic Subversion*

At KlezKanada Festival of Jewish Arts and Culture

Aug 18-24, 2014

Led by poets Adeena Karasick and Jake Marmer

Poetry scholarship applications *due June 1st*!

All info: http://bit.ly/kktabpr1

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KlezKanadaPoetry

For the third successful year, internationally acclaimed poets and
performers, Adeena Karasick [ … ]

Reminder: May 4th, Poesía Digital at Bowery Arts + Science

Sunday, May 4 at 6:30pm
Bowery Poetry Club, 308 Bowery, NYC

Poesía Digital brings together a range of cultural, media, and genre practices–including poetry, digital poetry and dance, the poetics of digital language, and a Mexican digital poetry performance. Poesía Digital celebrates potentials for cross-cultural communication and cultural word-play through digital media, the body, performance, and [ … ]