The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is Dying Swans by Jane Joritz-Nakagawa

The new ebook from Argotist Ebooks is Dying Swans by Jane Joritz-Nakagawa

Description: Dying Swans is a literary monograph which compares Sylvia Plath via her poetry, letters and diary entries with the main character of the 2010 Hollywood film Black Swan. What results is an exploration of femininity, gender stereotypes and the female psyche as depicted [ … ]

Barzakh Call for Submissions

Barzakh Spring 2015 Issue: “Rage”

Deadline: April 15, 2015

                   NOTE TO ALL WRITERS, ARTISTS, SCHOLARS, MALCONTENTS! We want your RAGE. For its Spring 2015 Issue, Barzakh will soak, self-immolate, and spiral in conceptions of rage. We want your raving, rabid, wanton, wrathful submissions—the flares of the sympathetic nervous system, sparks of [ … ]

first AngelHousePress essay of 2015: rout/e by Chris Turnbull

First essay of 2015: Chris Turnbull writes about her rout/e project, in which she places poetry in the great outdoors.

If you have an essay, note, manifesto, rant, artistic or poetic statement, review or interview you’d like to contribute to the series, please let me know.

Announcing the launch of Quick Question at Jacket2

If you could ask someone just one question, what would it be? Quick Question turns this game into a reality. Asking quick but pressing questions of poets, scholars, students, and artists, Quick Question will publish 500-word responses to some of modern and contemporary poetry’s most basic, urgent, compelling, or difficult questions. Multiple answers to single [ … ]