Book Exhibition

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AN EXHIBITION OF ARTIST BOOKS AT COLUMBUS, OHIO

On Thursday, 22 October 2015, the Rare Books & Manuscripts Center at OHIO
STATE UNIVERSITY in Columbus sponsored an exhibition of recent
acquisitions. This exhibition, beginning with “Preview Night” in the
Creighton Reading Room of Thompson Library, showcased old and new books
added to the RBMC collections on [ … ]

American Writing: A Magazine (21)/ Siren’s Silence Fall ’98 Vol. 2 No. 3

American Writing: A Magazine and Siren’s Silence were both Philadelphia print poetry journals, operative until ’98 (Siren’s Silence) and ’02 (American Writing) respectively. Now, these pages from the two print Philly journals have been salvaged onto IA: Clean, by Adam Fieled, from SS Vol. 2 No. 3 (’98), and the cover of the [ … ]

Interviewer needed to interview poet Ira Lightman about poetic plagiarism

Interviewer needed to interview poet Ira Lightman for The Argotist Online about his views on recent instances of poetic plagiarism by some British poets. This interview will be paired with an Andy Croft interview, for which an interviewer has already been found.

Both interviews will critically examine both poets’ diametrically opposed views to each other on [ … ]

Interviewer needed to interview poet Andy Croft about poetic plagiarism

Interviewer needed to interview poet Andy Croft for The Argotist Online about his open-minded views on recent instances of poetic plagiarism by some British poets. This is a quote from his article ‘The Privatisation of Poetry’:

“The current moral panic over ‘plagiarism in poetry’ seems to derive from several overlapping elements – the post-Romantic privatisation of [ … ]

Touch the Donkey supplement #44: seven questions for Mary Kasimor

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #44: seven questions for Mary Kasimorhttp://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/01/ttd-supplement-44-seven-questions-for.html
The eighth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal) is now available, with new poems by Mary Kasimor, Billy Mavreas, damian lopes, Pete Smith, Sonnet L’Abbé, Katie L. Price, a rawlings and Gil McElroy. watch the blog over the next few [ … ]

FLUXUS at The Block

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Charlotte Moorman & the Avant-Garde
1960 – 1980

The Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois,
is presenting a series of exhibitions, readings, and performances from now
through July 2016.

All events are free and open to the public!

Charlotte Moorman (1933 – 1991) was a groundbreaking, rule-bending artist,
musician, poet, and advocate for the [ … ]

the non-Concrete Manifesto of Concrete Poetry by S. Cearley

In the latest from the AngelHousePress essay series, S. Cearley suggests that concrete poetry can be seen as a misunderstood grammar, a form that creates its own symbol, and is communicative as an expression of language. He makes an illustrative analogy with the language shared between aliens and humans in Close Encounters of the Third Kind.

https://angelhousepress.com

 

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DEVORAH: a tribute to Michelle Greenblatt, Editor and Friend

Unlikely Stories: Episode IV and Unlikely Books present DEVORAH: a tribute to Michelle Greenblatt, Editor and Friend, at http://www.unlikelystories.org/

We are grateful for the opportunity to remember Michelle with the contributors to this volume: Reed Alteums, Glen Armstrong, Lana Bella, John M. Bennett, Alexandria Bryan, Charles J. Butler, Wendy Taylor Carlisle, Vincent Cellucci, Joel Chace, K.R. [ … ]

Live Clips on Audioboom

These live clips now have individual pages on the site Audioboom: Icarus In New York (Live In Brooklyn), Clean (Live In Brooklyn), Pigs and Planes (Live In Brooklyn), Becky Grace (Live In Brooklyn), Disappear (Live In Brooklyn), and Live at the Writers House ’04 (Kelly Writers House, U Penn).

Thanks,


Eleven Eleven call for submission!

Call for Submissions: Eleven Eleven 

ElevenEleven is looking for writing that pops!

 

We welcome daring andinsightful submissions of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, art and literarycriticism and drama. We are especially interested in fabulist, interstitialand/or experimental prose. We love translations and writing from outside theUS. We also love recovery projects (archival work that draws attention towriters who may have fallen [ … ]

Tuesday poem #146 : Buck Downs,

Tuesday poem #146 : Buck Downs : by the time I reach las vegas
http://www.dusie.blogspot.ca/2016/01/tuesday-poem-146-buck-downs-by-time-i.html
coming up: Phinder Dulai, Bronwen Tate + Ashley-Elizabeth Best,

also: Touch the Donkey #8w/ new poems by Mary Kasimor, Billy Mavreas, damian lopes, Pete Smith, Sonnet L’Abbé, Katie L. Price, a rawlings and Gil McElroy.http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/01/touch-donkey-eighth-issue.html



latest essay from AngelHousePress – jim leftwich on asemic writing

In “asemic writing: recent history and ongoing research” jim leftwich questions the common definition of asemic writing as having no specific semantic content and discusses its readability while exploring the form as experimental textual poetry rather than as visual poetry or writing.

https://angelhousepress.com

yr fallen angel,

Amanda Earl

ps-poetry wanted for NationalPoetryMonth.ca; due Feb. 28, 2016 -see guidelines at [ … ]

Touch the Donkey : eighth issue,

The eighth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal) is now available, with new poems by Mary Kasimor, Billy Mavreas, damian lopes, Pete Smith, Sonnet L’Abbé, Katie L. Price, a rawlings and Gil McElroy.
Seven dollars (includes shipping). Until now, this was the only way to get juice from an orange.http://www.touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2016/01/touch-donkey-eighth-issue.html


Australian Colonial Poetics (1796-1945)

hi all

i have recently published a book on australian colonial poetics (1796-1945) – it revisits a range of texts that now look experimental in various ways – or at least can be read through the poetics of the page etc

http://www.palgrave.com/gp/book/9781137485717

please order for your library if interested

if you would like a personal copy, email me [ … ]