On Writing #132 : Alice Burdick,

On Writing #132 : Alice Burdick : Welcoming discomfort in poetry

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/05/on-writing-132-alice-burdick.html

coming up: Jamie Sharpe, Sacha Archer + Carla Funk,

also: Tuesday poem #217 : Jennifer Stella : dehiscence

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/05/tuesday-poem-217-jennifer-stella.html

or: many gendered mothers : A.H. Reaume on Virginia Woolf

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ah-reaume-on-virginia-woolf.html

furthermore: above/ground press backlist + rarities list #28

http://abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/2017/05/backlist-28-kerr-schmaltz-christie-lea.html

and: On Writing #131: Laura [ … ]

m a n y _ g e n d e r e d _ m o t h e r s : f i v e _ r e c e n t _ e s s a y s

many gendered mothers is a project on literary influence featuring short essays by writers (of any/all genders) on the women, femme, trans, and non-binary writers who have influenced them, as a direct or indirect literary forebear.

This project is directly inspired by the American website Literary Mothers, created by editor Nadxieli Nieto and managing editor Nina [ … ]

Tuesday poem #217 : Jennifer Stella

Tuesday poem #217 : Jennifer Stella : dehiscence

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/05/tuesday-poem-217-jennifer-stella.html

coming up: Matthew Henriksen, Sharon Thesen + Sarah Cook,

also: many gendered mothers : A.H. Reaume on Virginia Woolf

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ah-reaume-on-virginia-woolf.html

furthermore: above/ground press backlist + rarities list #28

http://abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/2017/05/backlist-28-kerr-schmaltz-christie-lea.html

and: On Writing #131: Laura Farina

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/05/on-writing-131-laura-farina.html

etcetera: the ottawa small press book fair, June 24, 2017

above/ground press backlist #28 +29: Kerr, Schmaltz, Christie, Lea, Robertson, eckhoff, Ackerson-Kiely, Norris + Middle,

After a bit of a delay/distraction, I’m still discovering titles I thought either completely out-of-print or very close. For a few months now, I’ve been working to offer (or re-offer) various titles to the public, simply to see what might appeal. Scroll down here to see the list to date:

http://abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/search/label/backlist

To order, send cheques [ … ]

above/ground press backlist #28 +29: Kerr, Schmaltz, Christie, Lea, Robertson, eckhoff, Ackerson-Kiely, Norris + Middle,

After a bit of a delay/distraction, I’m still discovering titles I thought either completely out-of-print or very close. For a few months now, I’ve been working to offer (or re-offer) various titles to the public, simply to see what might appeal. Scroll down here to see the list to date:

http://abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/search/label/backlist

To order, send cheques [ … ]

Sun. 6/11: Readings from The Portable Boog Reader 10: Portland, Ore. & N.Y.C.

Please forward
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Boog City presents

The Portable Boog Reader 10:
Portland, Ore. and N.Y.C.

RELEASE PARTY
Sun., June 11, 1:00 p.m.

Unnameable Books
600 Vanderbilt Ave.
Brooklyn

WITH READINGS FROM PBR10 CONTRIBUTORS

N.Y.C. POETS
Ray DeJesús * Frank Grisanzio * Urayoán Noel
Ryan Nowlin * Jean-Paul Pecqueur

AND MUSIC FROM
Michelle Beth [ … ]

On Writing #131 : Laura Farina

On Writing #131 : Laura Farina : On Writing

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/05/on-writing-131-laura-farina.html

coming up: Alice Burdick, Jamie Sharpe + Sacha Archer,

also: Tuesday poem #216 : Gerry Shikatani : HIKONE (Shiga Prefecture)

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/05/tuesday-poem-216-gerry-shikatani-hikone.html

etcetera: many gendered mothers : Julie Morrissy on Eavan Boland

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/05/julie-morrissy-on-eavan-boland.html

and: now many gendered mothers has a Patreon! all money donated

will go directly to [ … ]

The Small Machine Talks, Episode 17

This month’s episode of the Small Machine Talks with a.m. kozak and yrs truly talks about house readings vs more public readings, curating events outside your home city, great poetry books from Book Thug, Coach House, McLelland and Stewart, Biblioasis, the list poem, poetry accessibility and a host of other topics related in some way [ … ]

Tuesday poem #216 : Gerry Shikatani

Tuesday poem #216 : Gerry Shikatani : HIKONE (Shiga Prefecture)

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/05/tuesday-poem-216-gerry-shikatani-hikone.html

coming up: Jennifer Stella, Matthew Henrisken + Sharon Thesen,

also: many gendered mothers : Julie Morrissy on Eavan Boland

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/05/julie-morrissy-on-eavan-boland.html

and: now many gendered mothers has a Patreon! all money donated

will go directly to contributors:

https://www.patreon.com/manygenderedmothers

furthermore: Ploughshares: an interview w Robin Richardson on Minola [ … ]

many gendered mothers : now on Patreon,

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From: the many gendered mothers
Sent: May 22, 2017 1:30 AM
To:
neitherliterary@gmail.com
Subject: many gendered mothers : now on Patreon,

many gendered mothers now has a Patreon page, with all donated monies going directly towards paying contributors.

https://www.patreon.com/manygenderedmothers

we are also still accepting donations of signed books for our upcoming fundraiser!

we’ve [ … ]

TtD supplement #79 : seven questions for Douglas Barbour & Sheila Murphy

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #79 : seven questions for Douglas Barbour & Sheila Murphy

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-79-seven-questions-for.html

also: TtD supplement #78 : seven questions for Joseph Mosconi

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-78-seven-questions-for.html

The thirteenth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal) is still available, with
new work by J
oseph Mosconi,
Jessica Smith, Douglas Barbour and Sheila Murphy, Sue [ … ]

The Small Machine Talks interviews Klara du Plessis

The Small Machine Talks interviews Montreal poet and editor, Klara du Plessis.

Klara du Plessis is a poet and critic. Her chapbook, Wax Lyrical, was released from Anstruther Press, 2015, and a full-length collection of multilingual poems is forthcoming from Palimpsest Press. She curates the monthly, Montreal-based Resonance Reading Series, writes reviews for Broken Pencil Magazine, [ … ]

Tuesday poem #215 : Jacqueline Valencia

Tuesday poem #215 : Jacqueline Valencia : Skin is the livery of the Goddess

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/05/tuesday-poem-215-jacqueline-valencia.html

coming up: Gerry Shikatani, Jennifer Stella + Matthew Henriksen,

also: many gendered mothers: Dawn Promislow on Nadine Gordimer

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/05/dawn-promislow-on-nadine-gordimer.html

furthermore: On Writing #130 : Billy Mavreas

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/05/on-writing-130-billy-mavreas.html

Announcing Golden Handcuffs Review Vol. 2. Number 23: “bless thee, bottom, bless thee! thou art translated!”

featuring Transformations from Peter Hughs,  Toby Olson, George Economu,  Hank Lazer, Joe A. Porter, Paul Pines, Jesse Glass, Alec Finlay, Ariel Resnikoff, and Robert Mittenthal and Translations (and some meditations on translating) from Ian Brinton, Norman Weinstein, Che Quianzi, Jeffrey Twitchell-Waas, Robert Arellano, and Antoine Caze.

Cover art by Andrea Auge.

For more on this issue as [ … ]

New Mudlark: Daniel Becker

New and On View: Mudlark Flash No. 120 (2017)

Goals of Care and You’re Welcome
Poems by Daniel Becker

Daniel Becker practices and teaches internal medicine at the University of Virginia School of Medicine.

Spread the word. Far and wide,

William Slaughter

MUDLARK
An Electronic Journal of Poetry & Poetics
Never in and never out of print…
E-mail: mudlark@unf.edu
URL: http://www.unf.edu/mudlark

 

On Writing #130 : Billy Mavreas

On Writing #130 : Billy Mavreas : On writing

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/05/on-writing-130-billy-mavreas.html

coming up: Laura Farina, Alice Burdick + Jamie Sharpe,

also: Tuesday poem #214 : Zach Savich : Prose

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/05/tuesday-poem-214-zach-savich-prose.html

furthermore: many gendered mothers: Theresa Smalec on Aritha van Herk

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/05/theresa-smalec-on-aritha-van-herk.html

consequently: Touch the Donkey : 7 questions for Joseph Mosconi

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-78-seven-questions-for.html

etcetera: Queen Mob’s Teahouse : [ … ]

Tuesday poem #214 : Zach Savich

Tuesday poem #214 : Zach Savich : Prose

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/05/tuesday-poem-214-zach-savich-prose.html

coming up: Jacqueline Valencia, Gerry Shikatani + Jennifer Stella,

also: many gendered mothers: Theresa Smalec on Aritha van Herk

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/05/theresa-smalec-on-aritha-van-herk.html

furthermore: Touch the Donkey : 7 questions for Joseph Mosconi

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-78-seven-questions-for.html

etcetera: Queen Mob’s Teahouse : an interview w/ Lauren B. Davis

http://queenmobs.com/2017/05/interview-lauren-b-davis/

above/ground press backlist #27: Stewart, Graham + mclennan, Burke + Hall, McCann, Poe, McElroy, McKinnon + Poe,

After a bit of a delay/distraction, I’m still discovering titles I thought either completely out-of-print or very close. For a few months now, I’ve been working to offer (or re-offer) various titles to the public, simply to see what might appeal. Scroll down here to see the list to date:
http://abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/search/label/backlist

To order, send [ … ]

The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is “Ekungok, Listen” by Craig Santos Perez

The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is “Ekungok, Listen” by Craig Santos Perez

Description:

Ekungok, Listen is the fifth chapbook by Pacific Islander poet, scholar, and activist Craig Santos Perez. Written in narrative
and lyric forms, these poems explore Chamorro, Micronesian, and Pacific identities, cultures, histories, politics, ecologies, and
migrations. An accompanying spoken word audio album, titled [ … ]

TtD supplement #78 : seven questions for Joseph Mosconi

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #78 : seven questions for Joseph Mosconi

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-78-seven-questions-for.html

The thirteenth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal) is still available, with
new work by J
oseph Mosconi,
Jessica Smith, Douglas Barbour and Sheila Murphy, Sue Landers,
Pearl Pirie,
Oliver Cusimano and Marthe Reed
.
Watch over the
next few [ … ]

New from The Knives Forks and Spoons Press: A Charm for Survivors; Selected Painted Books and Sequences by Jesse Glass

Please take a look at my collection of liminal–performative– texts http://www.knivesforksandspoonspress.co.uk/charmforsurvivor.html .

From the back cover:

You now hold in your hand four of my “painted theaters” and you are welcome to take them home and sit in the audience undisturbed, or climb up on the stage among the gaudy props I left there and perform. There’s [ … ]

New Otoliths 45 Out with Rexroth writings, great literary works in a myriad of styles by fine writers, and “New Century Skeltonics for Jack Kerouac: a Ted Talk” by Jesse Glass

Otoliths 45 is live!  “New Century Skeltonics for Jack Kerouac: a Ted Talk”–with a new song from Shoulder-Holster’s “Empty For You–Shoulder-Holster Unplugged.”  http://the-otolith.blogspot.jp/2017/02/jesse-glass.html. is a critique of the Beat Industry which continues to churn out ‘newly discovered’ Kerouac items that add little or nothing to this fine writer’s legacy.  The latest example is the Library of [ … ]

National Poetry Month 2017 : Chaudiere Books blog

In case you missed it, I curated my fourth annual National Poetry Month series

over at the Chaudiere Books blog, with new poems by Julia Polyck-O’Neill, Joe Blades,

nathan dueck, Lauren Turner, Carl Watts, Stan Rogal, Jamie Sharpe,

Elee Kraljii Gardiner and Andrew McEwan, Sharon Harris, Sean Braune,

Natalie Hanna, Chris Johnson, Kristina Drake, N.W. Lea, rob mclennan and

Anita [ … ]

NationalPoetryMonth.ca 2017: A Celebration of Women – thank you

In April 2017, work published on NationalPoetryMonth.ca was viewed over 22,000 times and we’re not finished counting yet. Note that these poems, video-poems, asemic writing pieces, visual poems, paintings and collages will be on line until February 28, 2018. Please visit http://nationalpoetrymonth.ca.

Thank you

to our contributors:

Roua Aljied, Karen Massey, Ellen Wiener, Reema, Lin Tarczynski,  sophie [ … ]