New Mudlark: Stephen Massimilla

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 [ … ]

The Factory Reading Series: Irwin, Rhodes + Landers, August 12, 2017

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 [ … ]

Glowing review of Francesco Levato’s “jettison/collapse”

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

“At [ … ]

b2 interview, Vichyland, Pitch

Free pdf of my long dialog with Andrew David King, “Too Philosophical for a Poet,” from the new issue of boundary 2, compliments of Duke University Press.

Gertrude and Alice in Vichyland“: my long final contribution to the Stein Dossier at Jacket2, chronicling the historical context of the  disinformation campaign against Stein .

Pirch of [ … ]

New Mudlark: Peter Johnson

New and On View: Mudlark Poster No. 147 (2017)

from Old Man Howling at the Moon:
A Book of Complaints by Peter Johnson

Peter Johnson’s forthcoming book of prose poems is Old Man Howling at the Moon: A Book of Complaints (MadHat Press). His second book of prose poems, Miracles & Mortifications, received the James Laughlin Award from The Academy of American [ … ]

The Small Machine Talks – 1 year anniversary episode

The Small Machine Talks Podcast #18

1st year anniversary/ottawa small press book fair episode, Saturday, June 24, 2017

recorded Monday, June 26, 2017

a.m. kozak and Amanda Earl

To listen to the episode, click here.

in which we toast the anniversary with a delicious Scotch and wish for sponsorship. We discuss the year’s highlights. We talk about Aaron’s interview with [ … ]

Latest offerings from AngelHousePress and DevilHouse

Dear friends of AngelHousePress and DevilHouse,

Please scroll down to read about the latest editions to our catalogue: Afterlife by Jennifer K. Dick and 4pm in Los Angeles by Steven Storrie.

AngelHousePress presents our first bilingual chapbook, “Afterlife” by Jennifer K. Dick. Jennifer is an American writer, translator, editor and literary events organizer living in France. “Afterlife” is [ … ]

Tuesday poem #221 : Eryk Wenziak

Tuesday poem #221 : Eryk Wenziak : three visual poems

coming up: 신선영 Sun Yung Shin, Ander Monson + Carrie Etter

also: many gendered mothers: Andrea Nicki on Elly Danica

furthermore: Touch the Donkey: 7 questions for Sue Landers

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, [ … ]

New Mudlark: Jayne Benjulian

New and On View: Mudlark Poster No. 146 (2017)

from Wilderness
by Jane Benjulian


Jayne Benjulian is the author of Five Sextillion Atoms. Her poems and essays appear widely in literary and performance journals in the U.S. and abroad. She was an Ossabaw Island Project Fellow; teaching fellow at Emory University; lecturer in the Graduate Program [ … ]

On Writing #132 : Alice Burdick,

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

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

also: Tuesday poem #217 : Jennifer Stella : dehiscence

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

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

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 [ … ]