Online now: Posit 16!

Posit 16 is here, featuring gorgeous new poetry and prose by Charlie D’Eve, Alexa Doran, Raymond Farr, Jennifer Fossenbell, Jeff Hardin, Barbara Henning, Caroline Knapp, Peter Leight, Barbara Tomash, Jeremy Townley, Grey Vild, and a collaboration by Nicolette Wong & David Heg. Plus extraordinary visual art by Lou Beach, Karen Hampton, [ … ]

Posit 15 | Online Now

Announcing Posit 15! Featuring incredible new work by Will Alexander, David Lehman, Patty Seyburn, John Beer, Charles Borkhuis, Robert Farrell, Louis Bourgeois, Cal Freeman, Stephen Paul Miller, Robert Okaji, Devon Wootten, Aliesa Zoecklein and Lauren Camp — with visual art by Umar Rashid (Frohawk Two Feathers), Lina Puerta, Francis Pavy, Jodi [ … ]

Posit 14 | Online Now

It’s an honor to announce the publication of Posit 14, featuring brilliant poetry and prose by Lydia Davis, Maureen Seaton, Tongo Eisen-Martin, Rajiv Mohabir, Joanna Fuhrman, Stephanie Berger, Sarah Riggs, Stu Watson, Joe Milazzo, Kevin McLellan, Debasis Mukhopadhyay, and Lynn Schmeidler. Also featuring extraordinary visual art by Brenda Goodman, Malala Andrialavidrazana, [ … ]

Posit 13 | Online Now

Announcing Posit 13!

Featuring new poetry and prose by Rae Armantrout, G. C. Waldrep, Anselm Berrigan, Dennis Barone, Matthew Burns, James Capozzi, Rob Cook, Gregory Crosby, Julia Leverone, Caolan Madden, F. Daniel Rzicznek, Alina Stefanescu. With visual art by Nathan Brujis, Jeanne Heifetz, Eva Kwong, Greely Myatt, and Brian Sargent. And [ … ]

AWP 2017 off-site reading for Posit, Prelude, Inter/rupture, & Bone Bouquet

Going to AWP? Don’t miss this reading hosted by Posit, Prelude, Inter/rupture, and Bone Bouquet! Featuring Rae Armantrout, G.C. Waldrep, Amy King, Catherine Blauvelt, Armando Jaramillo Garcia, Lindsay Turner, Sarah Sarai, Laura Jaramillo, Dominique Salas, Eloisa Amezcua, Lucian Mattison, and Caroline Crew. [ … ]

Online now: Posit 11

Online now: Posit 11, marking this uneasy socio-political moment with relevant and masterful new poetry and prose by Michael Palmer, Fady Joudah, Sharon Mesmer, Felino A. Soriano, Sharon Dolin, Sheila E. Murphy, Jeffrey Jullich, Stephen Massimilla, Simon Perchik, Anne Gorrick, Eric G. Wilson, and Marvin Schackelford. Plus visual art by Christopher Adams, Kate [ … ]

Urgent Bards: An Urbantgarde Poetry Anthology

“Urgent Bards: an Urbantgarde Poetry Anthology” is hot off the presses and available for purchase! Edited by Michael Whalen, featuring poetry by Susan Lewis, Ed Go, melissa christine goodrum, and Billy Cancel.

Come celebrate at the launch reading featuring the editor and contributors!

6 PM
Saturday, September 10
Brooklyn Safehouse

Say hello to Posit 10!

Welcoming summer with amazing new poetry and prose by TJ Beitelman, Martine Bellen, James Capozzi, Thomas Cook and Tyler Flynn Dorholt, Cal Freeman, Alec Hershman, Becka McKay, Joe Pan, Brett Salsbury, Anthony Schneider, Randee Silv, and Patrick Williams. Plus visual art by Alex Bunn, Cynthia Carlson, Mary DeVincentis, Carl Heyward, and Matt Nolen.

Edited and [ … ]

Announcing Posit 9

Hi all, I hope you’ll click on over to the latest issue of Posit! With pleasure and provocation by Darren C. Demaree, Samantha Duncan , Raymond Farr, Howie Good, Maya Lukic, Travis Macdonald, Carlo Matos, Robert McBrearty, Cindy Savett, Anis Shivani, Eileen Tabios, and Leah Umansky. Plus visual art by Sydney Ewerth, [ … ]

Issue 5 of Opon is live

Hi all, I’m honored to have new work in the current, absolutely beautiful issue of Opon. ( Also featuring the work of Caroline Klocksiem, Caroline Knapp, Lori Anderson Moseman, Meredith Stricker, and Jennifer Brakefield — brought to you by Brad Vogler.

I hope you’ll check it out!
-Susan [ … ]

Announcing Posit 8

It is my great pleasure to announce the publication of the 8th issue of Posit.

Featuring poetry and prose by Doug Bolling, Susan Charkes, Norma Cole, Christine Hamm, Zeke Jarvis, Halvard Johnson, Carlos Lara, Anna Leahy, Christina Mengert, Carol Shillibeer, Danielle Susi, and Derek Updegraff.

With video, photography, painting, and sculpture by Meryl Meisler, Helena [ … ]

HuffPost Video Reading Series

The latest installment of the HuffPost Video Reading Series is back, featuring Susan Lewis, Claudia Keelan, Kathleen Ossip, Janice Lee, and Hadara Bar-Nadav. Curated by Anis Shivani.

Announcing Posit 7!

Posit 7 is live and ready for your reading and viewing pleasure! This issue’s phenomenal literary lineup includes: Carl Boon, Joan Cappello, Andrew Collard, Joanna Penn Cooper, BK Fischer, Amorak Huey, Stephanie King, Ian Patrick Miller, Simon Perchik, Brad Rose, Gary Sloboda, and Katherine Soniat. Plus spectacular painting, sculpture, fiber art and photography [ … ]

Posit 6 is live!

I’m delighted to announce the publication of Posit 6, featuring extraordinary poetry, prose, and “dervish essays” by Posit alums Michael Boughn, Rich Ives, Mary Kasimor, Sheila Murphy, and Mark Young — as well as honored new contributors Cathleen Calbert, Emily Carr, Dante DiStefano, David Giannini, Corinne Lee, Kate Lutzner, and Robert Vivian.

Plus provocatively [ … ]

Announcing Posit 4!

Posit 4 is published, and it’s an amazing issue! Featuring poetry by Kristin Abraham, Simeon Berry, Dana Curtis, Darren C. Demaree, Raymond Farr, Derek Graf, Carolyn Guinzio, Tim Kahl, Drew Charles Kalbach, Jared Schickling, Marius Surleac, Lewis Warsh, and Karen Zhou.

With visual art galleries by ShinYeon Moon, Gina Pearlin, James Rauchman, Kevin [ … ]

Posit 3 is out & about!

Hey folks, Posit 3 is ready and waiting for your discerning attention! Featuring poetry by Michael Basinski, Iain Britton, Andrew Cantrell, Elaine Equi, Dennis EtzelJr, Howie Good, Nicholas Grider, Crag Hill, Krystal Languell, Camille Martin, Joe Milazzo, and Ken Taylor –plus visual art by Claudia Alvarez, Charles Dellschau, Dimitri Kozyrev, Julie Peppito, and Louisa [ … ]

Sam Witt, Susan Lewis, & Gloria Mindock read at the Armory, Somerville, MA

Tuesday April 29 7 PM

Cervena Barva Press Reading Series

Center for the Arts at the Armory

Basement, Room B8

191 Highland Avenue Somerville, MA

Admission $3. Refreshments served!

Sam Witt is the author of Everlasting Quail (UPNE, 2001), winner of the Katherine Nason Bakeless Prize, and Sunflower Brother (Cleveland State University Press, 2006). He has taught at Harvard University, University [ … ]

New books by Susan Lewis reviewed at Fact-Simile

Hello all! Please check out Rob Talbert’s insightful and generous review of my newest books, State of the Union and How to be Another, on the Fact-Simile blog. My gratitude to Fact-Simile publishers JenMarie and Travis Macdonald.

Susan Lewis