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. [ … ]

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

Wendy Burk’s TREE TALKS: SOUTHERN ARIZONA new from Delete Press

We’re pleased to say that Tree Talks: Southern Arizona, by Wendy Burk, is available from Delete Press.  You can read more about it here:

deletepress.org

pINK fLOYD by Fred C. Applebaum @ Delete Press

Delete Press is pleased to announce the latest in our e-series

pINK fLOYD
a series of rock opera sketches
by Fred C. Applebaum

available for free at:

http://deletepress.org/

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Delete Press is accepting unsolicited full-length poetry manuscripts for consideration until the end of the month.  Publication in 2016.  Details on are available at

http://deletepress.org/submissions/

Province of Numb Errs // available from BlazeVOX [books]

// new book is available for pre-order, Province of Numb Errs, from BlazeVOX [books]:

http://www.blazevox.org/index.php/Shop/new-releases/province-of-numb-errs-by-jared-schickling-434/

// huge thank-you to Geoffrey Gatza whose generosity in support of poetry seems to have no bounds, + Michael Farrell, Ruth Lepson, and Tyrone Williams for their kind and thoughtful commentary.

// please do consider purchasing a copy direct from the publisher.

// [ … ]

Francesco Levato & Amish Trivedi at Myopic Books, Saturday, November 7 at 7:00pm

Francesco Levato & Amish Trivedi at Myopic Books, Saturday, November 7 at 7:00pm

Saturday, November 7 at 7:00pm
Myopic Bookstore
1564 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60622

Francesco Levato is a poet, translator, and new media artist. Recent books include Endless, Beautiful, Exact; Elegy for Dead Languages; War Rug, a book length documentary poem; and Creaturing (as [ … ]

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.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/anis-shivani/video-reading-series_b_8236450.html#

THE INTERMITTENT SERIES presents Justin Limoli, Daniel Borzutzky and Jay Besemer Tues. Nov. 3 at Comfort Station

Join THE INTERMITTENT SERIES in launching its first event, on Tuesday November 3 from 7-8:30 at the wonderful Comfort Station in Logan Square, Chicago! Donations are welcome but the event is free. Here is the Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/events/192309187769473/ and the Comfort Station event listing http://www.comfortstationlogansquare.org/events/2015/11/03/the-intermittent-series for details!

This Saturday – Erika L. Sánchez & Willie Perdomo at Myopic Books

Saturday, March 21 - Erika L. Sánchez & Willie Perdomo
at Myopic Books, 7 pm

Erika L. Sánchez is a Fulbright Scholar, CantoMundo Fellow, Bread Loaf Scholar, and winner of the “Discovery”/Boston Review Prize. Her poetry has appeared in Pleiades, Boston Review, “Latino USA” on NPR, Please Excuse This Poem: 100 New Poems for the Next Generation (Viking 2015), and is forthcoming in Poetry magazine. [ … ]

I / Not I: Symposium on Identity Poetics, featuring the Leslie Scalapino Lecturer in Innovative Poetics

Please join us at Naropa University for the upcoming I / Not I: Symposium on Identity Poetics, featuring Kazim Ali, Ana Merino, Ronaldo Wilson, and Dorothy Wang, the Leslie Scalapino Lecturer in Innovative Poetics.

Events:
Monday, March 30
7:00 PM: Scalapino Lecture with Dorothy Wang (PAC)
Followed by I / Not I JKS Student Reading

Tuesday, March [ … ]

Third Thursday Poetry, February 19 – Sarah Michelle Sherman

The Poetry Motel Foundation

c/o Dan Wilcox

280 South Main Ave.

Albany, NY 12208

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

Poet Sarah Michelle Sherman will read

at the Social Justice Center

Thursday, February 19, 7:30PM
Poet Sarah Michelle Sherman will read from her work at the Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany on Thursday, February 19, 2015 [ … ]

Community of Writers reading, March 1, Albany Public Library

Community of Writers Reading Sunday, March 1
Albany Public Library, 2:00PM

The Hudson Valley Writers Guild will sponsor a reading by three local authors on Sunday, March 1, 2015 at the Albany Public Library Washington Ave. Branch, 161 Washington Ave., Albany, NY, from 2:00PM to 4:00PM. The authors who will read from their recent work are [ … ]

Third Thurs. Poetry Night, January 15: Poetyc Visiionz

The Poetry Motel Foundation

c/o Dan Wilcox
280 South Main Ave.
Albany, NY 12208
(518) 482-0262

> Press Release — for immediate release <

Poetyc Visionz will read
at the Social Justice Center
Thursday, January 15, 7:30PM

Poet known as Poetyc Visionz will read from his work at the Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany on Thursday, January [ … ]

Tripwire 8 release event: Sun 12/14 @ the Long Haul 4-6

Please come celebrate the release of Tripwire 8, the Cities issue, with a special feature on Oakland -

Sunday Dec 14, 4-6pm, The Long Haul, an anarchist space at 3124 Shattuck Ave in South Berkeley.

featuring Juliana Spahr, Joshua Clover, Divya Victor, Kate Robinson, emji spero, Mayakov+sky Platform, and more!
issues #7 & #8 available at reduced [ … ]

Third Thursday Poetry Night, December 18: Adam Tedesco

The Poetry Motel Foundation

Poet Adam Tedesco will read at the Social Justice Center
Thursday, December 18, 7:30PM

Albany Poet Adam Tedesco will read from his work at the Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany on Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 7:30PM. Adam Tedesco has worked as a shipbuilder, a meditation instructor, a telephone technician [ … ]

Third Thursday Poetry Night: Nov. 20 — Karen Skolfield

the Poetry Motel Foundation
presents

Third Thursday Poetry Night

@
the Social Justice Center
33 Central Ave., Albany, NY

November 20, 2014
7:00 sign up; 7:30 start

Featured Poet: Karen Skolfield
Karen Skolfield’s book “Frost in the Low Areas” (Zone 3 Press, 2013) won the 2014 PEN New England Award in poetry and is a Massachusetts “Must Read” [ … ]

Saturday at Myopic Books Chicago/Toni Asante Lightfoot & Carl Adamshick, 7 pm

Saturday, November 8, 7 pm, at MYOPIC BOOKS CHICAGO:

Toni Asante Lightfoot & Carl Adamshick

TONI ASANTE LIGHTFOOT is a poet, educator, mentor, mother, sister, aunt, daughter, friend, and student. She is currently working on her Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine. She is in the middle of coauthoring [ … ]

Rodney Koeneke and Trisha Low reading at Sector 2337

Rodney Koeneke and Trisha Low reading at Sector 2337

2337 N Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, Saturday November 8, 2014, 7:00 PM

Rodney Koeneke’s Etruria is just out from Wave Books. Earlier collections include Musee Mechanique (BlazeVOX, 2006) and Rouge State (Pavement Saw, 2003). Recent work can be found in The Brooklyn Rail, Fence, Granta, Gulf Coast, The Nation, [ … ]

News Release: Third Thursday Poetry Night, November 20: Karen Skolfield

The Poetry Motel Foundation

c/o Dan Wilcox
280 South Main Ave.
Albany, NY 12208
(518) 482-0262

> Press Release — for immediate release <

Poet Karen Skolfield will read
at the Social Justice Center
Thursday, November 20, 7:30PM

Poet Karen Skolfield will read from her work at the Social Justice Center, 33 Central Ave., Albany on Thursday, November 20, [ … ]

October 28: What Where Series: Readings by TC Tolbert, Maureen Owen, Stephen Graham Jones

Please join us next Tuesday at the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics for our final What Where Series of the semester! This event is free and open to the public. We hope to see you there!

What Where Series: Readings by TC Tolbert, Maureen Owen, Stephen Graham Jones
Tuesday, October 28
7:30 PM
PAC (Performing [ … ]

Academy of American Poets: Endangered Languages & Texts, with Bob Holman & Ammiel Alcalay

Endangered Languages and Texts, 2:45 p.m.-3:45 p.m.
“Of the 6,500 languages spoken in the world today, only half will make it to the next century,” says poet Bob Holman. Ammiel Alcalay, editor of Lost & Found, The CUNY Poetics Document Initiative, and Bob Holman, founder of the Bowery Poetry Club, examine the state of endangered [ … ]