Touch the Donkey supplement #23: seven questions for Chris Turnbull

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #23: seven questions for Chris Turnbull
http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/03/ttd-supplement-23-seven-questions-for.html

also: TtD supplement #22: eight questions for Lisa Jarnot
http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/03/ttd-supplement-22-eight-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #21: seven questions for Lise Downe
http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/03/ttd-supplement-21-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #20: seven questions for Kirsten Kaschock
http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/02/ttd-supplement-20-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #19: eight questions for Nikki Sheppy
http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/02/ttd-supplement-19-eight-questions-for.html

TtD supplement [ … ]

Call for Work: Boog Fest’s Poets’ Theater

please forward
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Call for Work:

Boog Poets Theater

Sun. Aug. 9, 2015, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

On Day 5 of the 9th annual Welcome to Boog City Poetry, Music, and
Theater Festival

Sidewalk Cafe
94 Avenue A
New York City

Open reading period for submissions of plays.

New playwrights / underrepresented voices encouraged, all welcome

Pieces should be no more than [ … ]

This Saturday – Erika L. Sánchez & Willie Perdomo at Myopic Books

Saturday, March 21 - Erika L. Sánchez & Willie Perdomo
at Myopic Books, 7 pm

Erika L. Sánchez is a Fulbright Scholar, CantoMundo Fellow, Bread Loaf Scholar, and winner of the “Discovery”/Boston Review Prize. Her poetry has appeared in Pleiades, Boston Review, “Latino USA” on NPR, Please Excuse This Poem: 100 New Poems for the Next Generation (Viking 2015), and is forthcoming in Poetry magazine. [ … ]

Tuesday poem #102 : Chus Pato (trans Erín Moure)

Tuesday poem #102 : Chus Pato (trans Erín Moure) : Goal

http://www.dusie.blogspot.ca/2015/03/tuesday-poem-102-chus-pato-trans-erin.html

coming up: Stephen Cain, Lucy Ives + William Hawkins

also: Touch the Donkey supplement #22: eight questions for Lisa Jarnot
http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/03/ttd-supplement-22-eight-questions-for.html

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The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is Dying Swans by Jane Joritz-Nakagawa

The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is Dying Swans by Jane Joritz-Nakagawa

Description: Dying Swans is a literary monograph which compares Sylvia Plath via her poetry, letters and diary entries with the main character of the 2010 Hollywood film Black Swan. What results is an exploration of femininity, gender stereotypes and the female psyche as depicted [ … ]

new from above/ground press: Forty Five

Forty Five
produced for rob mclennan’s forty-fifth birthday
with new poems by: derek beaulieu, Jason Christie, Amanda Earl,
Helen Hajnoczky, Chris Johnson, Gil McElroy, rob mclennan,
Christine McNair, Pearl Pirie and Stan Rogal.
$4

published in Ottawa by above/ground press
March 2015
a/g subscribers receive a complimentary copy

A follow-up to 33 1/3 (above/ground press, [ … ]

rob mclennan’s Jacket2 commentaries:

nearly complete! the first twenty-five of my ‘commentaries,’
under the header ‘Notes on Canadian poetry’ (averaging twice a week
throughout January, February and March)
are now online at Jacket2 magazine:

- A short interview with Souvankham Thammavongsa

- damian lopes: Three new poems

- A short interview with Marilyn Irwin

- A short interview with Fred [ … ]

Michael Farrell readings

Michael Farrell readings from Cocky’s Joy in Buffalo (Mar 13) and Toronto (Mar 17)

http://www.buffalo.edu/content/cas/english/news-events/upcoming_events/poetics-plus/_jcr_content/par/download/file.res/POETICSPLUSCALENDARSPRING2015.pdf

http://www.artbar.org/index.html

i might do something in LA also 20-21 march, b/c me for details (or suggestions): limecha@hotmail.com

new book available

http://www.giramondopublishing.com/author/michael-farrell-author/cockys-joy/

thanks michael



CFP MMLA – Border(ing) Anxiety: Constructions of a Biopolitical Other

MMLA – Creative Writing II: Prose

The force of biopolitics in contemporary society marks boundaries beyond geopolitical borders, inscribing otherness on bodies simultaneously necessary to the functioning of society, while abjecting them as dangerous to the very fabric of that society; an anxiety that reimagines and reproduces disciplinary power structures employed in the regulation, control, and [ … ]

Tuesday poem #101 : Barbara Henning,

Tuesday poem #101 : Barbara Henning : A BEDOUIN MAN

http://www.dusie.blogspot.ca/2015/03/tuesday-poem-101-barbara-henning.html

coming up: Chus Pato (trans Erín Moure), Stephen Cain + Lucy Ives,

also: Touch the Donkey supplement #21: seven questions for Lise Downe:
http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/03/ttd-supplement-21-seven-questions-for.html

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Scientistic Poem: Feminist Critique

Charles, please discuss the ways in which contemporary research is still shackled by outmoded models

of the relationship between egg and sperm in poetic (re):production:

commitment to the Sleeping Beauty/Prince Charming model of egg & sperm in poetic re:production.

may have blinded re:searchers & theoreticians to some of the facts [ … ]

Nobody Not a Restless Static Deathliness Fugue (((of Maxwell Clark)))

http://06515.blogspot.com/2015/03/nobody-not-restless-static-deathliness.html

“Objects projected on a screen are inherently reflexive, they occur as
self-referential, reflecting upon their physical origins. Their presence
refers to their absence, their location in another place. Then if in
relation to objects capable of such self-manifestation human beings are
reduced in significance, or crushed by the fact of beauty left vacant,
perhaps [ … ]

Writing About Art in Barcelona: 10 Day Poetry Workshop

10-Day Poetry Workshop with Sharon Dolin at Jiwar: Barcelona Int’l Residence for Artists:   May 31-June 9, 2015. March 15th Deadline for Applications. See website for discounts & scholarship opportunities: http://www.sharondolin.com/barcelona-workshops/

“The incisive, respectfully delivered feedback on work I generated while in Barcelona was just what I’d hoped for. Moreover, the diversity [ … ]

Touch the Donkey supplement #21: seven questions for Lise Downe

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #21: seven questions for Lise Downe
http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/03/ttd-supplement-21-seven-questions-for.html

also: TtD supplement #20: seven questions for Kirsten Kaschock
http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/02/ttd-supplement-20-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #19: eight questions for Nikki Sheppy
http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/02/ttd-supplement-19-eight-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #18: seven questions for Jessica Smith
http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/02/ttd-supplement-18-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #17: eight questions for Stan Rogal
http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2015/01/ttd-supplement-17-eight-questions-for.html

The fourth [ … ]

Early registration discount ends Friday – Chicago School of Poetics

Classes start April 6th 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 new courses like Sentenced to Gender, and returning courses like Pulse Poem Pulse, and Poetics Levels 1 and [ … ]

New Mudlark: Bomber Boy by Idris Anderson

New and On View: Mudlark Flash No. 93 (2015)
Bomber Boy
by Idris Anderson
Idris Anderson’s first collection of poems, Mrs. Ramsay’s Knee, was selected by Harold Bloom for the May Swenson Poetry Award 2008 and published by Utah State University Press. She has published poems in AGNI On-Line, Arts & Letters Prime, Crab Orchard Review, The Hudson Review, Michigan [ … ]