Cha International Poetry Prize 2017 | US3201 in Prize Money | Free Entry

To celebrate the tenth anniversary issue of _Cha_ and to mark the
twentieth anniversary of Hong Kong’s handover, we are hosting CHA
INTERNATIONAL POETRY PRIZE 2017, in collaboration with PEN HONG KONG
[1].

The competition is open to ALL poets. Thanks to several generous
sponsors from the Asia-Pacific region, including the NINJA! Arts Grant,
we are [ … ]

Fw: many gendered mothers : a reminder of our ongoing submissions call,

________________________________
From: the many gendered mothers
Sent: July 12, 2017 11:02 PM
To: literary mothers
Subject: many gendered mothers : a reminder of our ongoing submissions call,

O god save all the many gendered-mothers of my heart, & all the other mothers, who do not need god or savior,

our hearts persist in excess [ … ]

Tuesday poem #223 : Ander Monson

Tuesday poem #223 : Ander Monson : AFTER PREDATOR

dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/07/tuesday-poem-223-ander-monson-after.html

coming up: Carrie Etter, Sarah Moses + Julia Polyck-O’Neill

also: On Writing #135 : Carla Funk : In Search of the Greengage Plum

ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/07/on-writing-135-carla-funk.html

furthermore: many gendered mothers: Kim Fahner on Mary Oliver

themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/07/kim-fahner-on-mary-oliver.html

subsequently: the above/ground press SUMMER SALE! (and twenty-fourth birthday!

abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/2017/07/the-aboveground-press-summer-sale-and.html



Year Eleven August POetry POstcard Fest

Registration is now under way for the 11th annual *August Poetry Postcard
Fest*. Signup, get on a list of 32 and write 31 original poems onto
postcards before August 31. Details:

paulenelson.com/august-poetry-postcard-fest/

paulenelson.com/2017/07/04/august-poetry-postcard-fest-year-11-official-call/

And also see the link to registration for the 5th *Cascadia Poetry Festival*
in Tacoma, Oct 12-15, 2017, with Michael McClure, Patricia Smith, [ … ]

the above/ground press summer sale! and today is the press’ 24th birthday!

Where do the years go? Thanks to Alexander Monker back in 2013, I rediscovered that today is the anniversary of the first above/ground press reading and launch, way way back in 1993 (I’d spent years presuming the anniversary was in August, for some reason), so I thought we should celebrate twenty-four years (and more than [ … ]

Touch the Donkey supplement: new interviews with Mosconi, Barbour and Murphy, Cusimano, Landers + Reed

Anticipating the release next week of the fourteenth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal), why not check out the interviews that have appeared over the past few weeks with contributors to the thirteenth issue: Joseph Mosconi, Douglas Barbour and Sheila Murphy, Oliver Cusimano, Sue Landers and Marthe Reed.

Interviews with contributors to the [ … ]

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 [ … ]

Interview with Ronee Blakley about songs and poems

Interview with Ronee Blakley as part of the ongoing series of interviews with singer-songwriters on the differences between poetry and song for The Argotist Online:

http://www.argotistonline.co.uk/Ronee%20Blakley.htm

Full list and links of other singer-songwriters who have taken part can be found here:

http://www.argotistonline.co.uk/Interviews%20with%20Songwriters.htm



The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is “Fire in the Garden” by Jake Berry

The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is “Fire in the Garden” by Jake Berry

Description:

“Fire in the Garden” is a brief selection of song lyrics chosen by poet, Jake Berry, from among songs written in the last 20 years. They are not intended to be representative of his music or his poetry, but are instead compositions [ … ]

TtD supplement #82 : seven questions for Marthe Reed

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #82 : seven questions for Marthe Reed

touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/07/ttd-supplement-82-seven-questions-for.html

also: TtD supplement #81 : seven questions for Sue Landers

touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/06/ttd-supplement-81-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #80 : seven questions for Oliver Cusimano

touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/06/ttd-supplement-80-seven-questions-for.html

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

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

TtD supplement #78 : seven questions for Joseph Mosconi

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

The thirteenth issue of [ … ]

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 [ … ]

News Release: Third Thursday Poetry Night July 20: Anna Kreienberg

The Poetry Motel Foundation

c/o Dan Wilcox

280 South Main Ave.

Albany, NY 12208

(518) 482-0262
> Press Release — for immediate release <

Poet Anna Kreienberg will read

at the Social Justice Center

Thursday, July 20, 7:30PM
Poet Anna Kreienberg will read from her work at the Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 7:30PM. [ … ]

m a n y _ g e n d e r e d _ m o t h e r s : f o u r _ 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 [ … ]

On Writing #134 : Sacha Archer

On Writing #134 : Sacha Archer : The Classic Guide to Strategy
ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/06/on-writing-134-sacha-archer.html
coming up: Carla Funk, Frances Boyle + Ryan Pratt,
also: Tuesday poem #221 : Eryk Wenziak : three visual poems

dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/06/tuesday-poem-221-eryk-wenziak-three.html
etcetera: many gendered mothers: Andrea Nicki on Elly Danica

themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/06/andrea-nicki-on-elly-danica.html
furthermore: Touch the Donkey: 7 questions for Sue Landers

touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/06/ttd-supplement-81-seven-questions-for.html

 



Tuesday poem #221 : Eryk Wenziak

Tuesday poem #221 : Eryk Wenziak : three visual poems

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/06/tuesday-poem-221-eryk-wenziak-three.html

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

also: many gendered mothers: Andrea Nicki on Elly Danica
http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/06/andrea-nicki-on-elly-danica.html

furthermore: Touch the Donkey: 7 questions for Sue Landers
http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/06/ttd-supplement-81-seven-questions-for.html



TtD supplement #81 : seven questions for Sue Landers

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #81 : seven questions for Sue Landers

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/06/ttd-supplement-81-seven-questions-for.html

also: TtD supplement #80 : seven questions for Oliver Cusimano

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/06/ttd-supplement-80-seven-questions-for.html

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

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

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 [ … ]

The Factory Reading Series pre-small press book fair reading, June 23, 2017: Rubacha, MacDonell, Million + Christie,

span-o (the small press action network – ottawa) presents:

The Factory Reading Series
pre-small press book fair reading

featuring readings by:
Elisha May Rubacha (Peterborough)
Sarah MacDonell (Ottawa)
Justin Million (Peterborough)
and Jason Christie (Ottawa)

lovingly hosted by rob mclennan
Friday, June 23, 2017;
doors 7pm; reading 7:30pm
The Carleton Tavern,
223 Armstrong Street (at Parkdale; upstairs)

[And don’t [ … ]

new from above/ground press: SOMEWHERE THE / SHAKING, by Sarah Cook

SOMEWHERE THE / SHAKING
Sarah Cook
$5

Shelf

where’s the person inside the thing? & when the thing starts over?

this house is full of people.

this head is full of things trying to be people.

(i place my small hand upwards in the palm of your hand, the gesture of holding without commitment)

take any individual street in the winter, [ … ]

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

URL: http://www.unf.edu/mudlark/posters/benjulian.html

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 #133 : Jamie Sharpe

On Writing #133 : Jamie Sharpe : On Writing: Ich Bin Nicht Berliner (I Just Play One in Poems)

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/06/on-writing-133-jamie-sharpe.html

coming up: Sacha Archer, Carla Funk + Frances Boyle,

also: many gendered mothers: Lorin Medley on H.D.

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/06/lorin-medley-on-hd.html

furthermore: Tuesday poem #218 : Matthew Henriksen

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/06/tuesday-poem-218-matthew-henriksen-room.html

etcetera: Touch the Donkey supplement #80: 7 questions for Oliver [ … ]

The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is “terra form[a]” by Jane Joritz-Nakagawa.

The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is “terra form[a]” by Jane Joritz-Nakagawa

Description:

Jane Joritz-Nakagawa’s eighth poetry book (excluding chapbooks), “terra form(a)” explores relationships between stability and instability, illness and recovery, hope and despair, connection and disconnection, material and immaterial.

Available as a free ebook here:

http://www.argotistonline.co.uk/TERRA%20FORMA.pdf

Full Argotist Ebooks catalogue here:

http://www.argotistonline.co.uk/Ebooks%20index.htm