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by David Alpaugh
David Alpaugh’s poetry, drama, fiction and criticism have appeared in journals that include Able Muse, Chronicle of Higher Education, Evergreen Review, Modern Drama, Poetry, Poets & Writers, Rattle, Scene4, Spillway, and Zyzzyva. His collection, Counterpoint, won the Nicholas Roerich Poetry Prize from Story [ … ]
New and On View: Mudlark Flash No. 119 (2017)
Spencer Smith is a University of Utah graduate and works in the corporate world to pay the bills that poetry doesn’t pay (i.e., all of them). His poems [ … ]
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, [ … ]
I am pleased to present the 10th anniversary issue of Experiment-O with prose, visual poetry, poetry, and visual art by Cindy Deachman, Faizal Deen, Sanita Fejzic, Jesse Glass, Candace Makowichuk, Petrichor ArtLab, Stan Rogal, Julia Rose Sutherland, Jacqueline Valencia, Dawn Nelson Wardrope and Elaine Woo.
Thanks to the contributors to this issue and to all [ … ]
as part of AngelHousePress, i’m offering a free close reading service. the service was active from june 2016 to august 2017 and i took a break over the autumn because it’s a busy time. but mentoring is important to me and i’d like to do my part.
WHAT: I will read five pages of your free [ … ]
New and On View: Mudlark Poster No. 151 (2017)
An Eye for a Bargain
Poems by Paul Hamill
Paul Hamill has published in Poetry, Georgia Review, Southern Review, Cortland Review, Diagram, and others. The most recently published of his collections is a chapbook, Meeting the Minotaur, from Split [ … ]
New an On View: Mudlark Flash No. 118 (2017)
Beverly Burch’s fiction and poetry have appeared in New England Review, North American Review, Antioch Review, Willow Springs, Southern Humanities Review and Poetry Northwest. Her second poetry collection, How A Mirage Works, won the Sixteen Rivers Press competition and was a finalist for the [ … ]
AngelHousePress is pleased to present “Story of Lilith” by Sean Braune available via Paypal on http://angelhousepress.com/index.php?Chapbooks
and at the Ottawa Small Press Book Fair on November 25, 2017.
Story of Lilith is an excerpt from an experimental novel called Eros, which retells Romeo and Juliet through a variety of avant-garde constraints. Part Two of Eros tells [ … ]
Over at Container, we recently invited a series of writers and visual artists to transform vintage metal lunch boxes from the 1960s-1980s into artist’s books. We invite you to check out their works of written and visual art at http://shop.acontainer.co/category/multitudes-lunchbox-series.
Dear AngelHousePress Friends,
It’s a busy time for the press, but we managed to sneek in an episode of The Small Machine Talks after a 6-week break.
In this episode a.m.kozak and i drink Scotch while discussing the raw and feisty poetry of Liz Worth, the intriguing repetitions and compulsions in Kate Hargreave’s Leak, recent poetry [ … ]
New and On View: Mudlark Flash No. 117 (2017)
Ode to Converts and The Alternative Merge
Poems by Ken Haas
Ken Haas lives in San Francisco where he is a partner in a healthcare venture capital firm and has created, and continues to sponsor, a weekly poetry writing program at UCSF Children’s Hospital which employs facilitators from [ … ]
New and On View: Mudlark Poster No. 150 (2017)
by Aidan Rooney
Aidan Rooney was born in Monaghan, Ireland, in 1965 and educated at Maynooth College, National University of Ireland. Since 1988, he has taught at Thayer Academy and lived in Hingham, Massachusetts. A past winner of the [ … ]
Dennis Sweeney of Entropy Magazine interviewed me recently for its Small Press Database. The interview was wide-ranging and covered our aesthetic, our views on reading fees, our publications and more. I hope you enjoy it and it inspires you to send us your creative work for the opportunities listed in the interview.
“Tell us a [ … ]
Dear AngelHousePress friends,
the latest episode of The Small Machine Talks interviews the fascinating poet, Faizal Deen. If you want to know about how poetry and tennis are similar, about the role of the hippogriff and fairy tales in queer culture, about Canadianness and the Diaspora, you must listen.
show notes: https://angelhousepress.com
Faizal Deen is the author of [ … ]
“After twenty-five exhausting years as a film and television actress (Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, Legend, Time Cop, A Stranger Among Us, Jack and The Beanstalk: The Real Story), I took up writing as a way to survive night [ … ]
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 [ … ]
New and On View: Mudlark Poster No. 149 (2017)
by John Valentine
John Valentine teaches philosophy at the Savannah College of Art and Design in Savannah, Georgia. His poems have appeared in various journals, including The Sewanee Review, The Midwest Quarterly, Southern Poetry Review, The Adirondack Review and Rock Salt Plum Review. He has had five chapbooks published with Pudding [ … ]
We at Penn are hiring a tenure-track assistant professor in contemporary poetry & poetics. The link to the job posting is here:
The text of the job ad is copied below.
The English Department at Penn invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor rank in the field of contemporary poetry [ … ]
Dear AngelHousePress Friends,
In the latest episode of the Small Machine Talks, we speak of foxes, Nietzche, veggie burgers, John Ashbery, comedy, poetry and performance. We also report on various literary and spoken word events we’ve attended, art installations, current reads and upcoming events, new magazines and calls for submission.
For a blow-by-blow with links, please visit: https://angelhousepress.com. [ … ]
Dear Friends and Contributors,
Here’s the latest episode of the Small Machine Talks in which we interview Joseph Ianni, Toronto poet and organizer of the series Facilitate. We have a great conversation about performance, the space between audience and performer/reader and the various ways in which we can include others.
To listen, please go to https://soundcloud.com/user-301339427/episode-21-interview-with-joseph-ianni.
More information about [ … ]
Poems by Gary Duehr
Gary Duehr has taught poetry and writing for institutions including Boston University, Lesley University, and Tufts University. His MFA is from the University of Iowa Writers Workshop. In 2001 he received an NEA Poetry Fellowship, [ … ]
Five Poems by Simon Perchik
Simon Perchik is an attorney whose poems have appeared in Partisan Review, Forge, Poetry, Osiris, The New Yorker and elsewhere. His most recent collection is The Osiris Poems published by boxofchalk press, 2017. For more information, including free e-books and [ … ]
Dear AngelHouse Friends and Contributors,
a.m. kozak and I had an inspiring conversation with Ottawa’s new poet laureate, Jamaal Jackson Rogers. Please listen to it here: https://soundcloud.com/user-301339427/jamaal-jackson-rogers-just-jamaal-thepoet
The Small Machine Talks Episode 20
Recorded Sunday, July 30, 2017
w/ a.m. kozak, Amanda Earl and special guest Jamaal Jackson Rogers
We have an inspiring conversation with Ottawa’s poet laureate, recording/performance [ … ]
Dear Friends of AngelHousePress,
I’m pleased to present episode 19 of the Small Machine Talks.
The Small Machine Talks Episode 19
with a.m. kozak and Amanda Earl
Recorded on Sunday, July 30, 2017
1. Recent Events
Aaron and Amanda both missed Tree’s Hot Ottawa Voices, but Amanda went to
Sawdust and enjoyed the sweetness of the [ … ]
Delete Press is thrilled to offer our third book selected from last year’s open reading period, Julia Drescher’s Open Epic. In the words of Susan Gevirtz, “Tramping through, hunting in, being hunted in the many woods (‘dark’ ‘Horrible’) that are the terrain of this book, Drescher finds/makes a clearing where a ‘gwhirl’ is ‘breathing freely’ and speaks [ … ]
The Mercury Poem: A Work of Fiction
new poem book by Jared Schickling, available from BlazeVOX at
New and On View: Mudlark Flash No. (2017)
Misdirection: A Poem
by Stephen Massimilla
Stephen Massimilla is a poet, scholar, professor, and painter. His co-authored multi-genre tome, Cooking with the Muse (Tupelo, 2016), won the Eric Hoffer Book Award, the National Indie Excellence Award, and others, and has received enthusiastic reviews [ … ]
span-o (the small press action network – ottawa) presents:
The Factory Reading Series:
with readings by:
Marilyn Irwin (Ottawa)
Shane Rhodes (Ottawa)
+ Sue Landers (Brooklyn NY)
lovingly hosted by rob mclennan
Saturday, August 12, 2017
doors 7pm; reading 7:30pm
The Carleton Tavern,
223 Armstrong Street (at Parkdale; upstairs)
Shortlisted for the 2016 bpNichol Award and winner of [ … ]
Dear friends, contributors and supporters of AngelHousePress,
Please find below an insightful and glowing review of Francesco Levato’s chapbook “jettison/collapse” which we published in 2015. The review is by Alberta poet and editor Nikki Sheppy and it appears in the latest issue of Arc Poetry Magazine #83. Some copies of “jettison/collapse” are still available from AngelHousePress.com.
“At [ … ]