Thalia Field & Allen Fisher at Segue BPC Series

This Saturday, December 4th: THALIA FIELD & ALLEN FISHER Thalia Field most recently published Bird Lovers, Backyard (New Directions, 2010) and A Prank of Georges (with Abigail Lang) (Essay Press, 2010). Previous books include Point and Line and Incarnate: Story Material (New Directions). She teaches in Literary Arts at Brown University. Allen Fisher is a poet, painter, publisher, editor and art historian, who lives in Hereford, UK. He was … Read more Thalia Field & Allen Fisher at Segue BPC Series

New Issue of "Damn The Caesars" Just Out

NEW WRITING Michael Basinski & Ginny O’Brien • Chris Goode on Basinski • Keston Sutherland • Justin Katko • Emily Critchley • Luke Roberts • Francesca Lisette • Dale Smith • Geoffrey Gatza • Josh Stanley • Frances Kruk • David Hadbawnik • Lisa Forrest • Carrie Etter • Francis Crot • Rosa Alcalá FEATURE New writing and 6 full-color visual pieces from Allen Fisher followed by an extended … Read more New Issue of "Damn The Caesars" Just Out

Ballard, Sinclair, Place & the Novel (Where's Poetry?)

Came across a fascinating essay on PLACE in contemporary British writing by David Cunningham on a Ballardian website — extracted below, full essay can be read here. The piece goes to the novel, rather than to poetry, although Charles Olson, Eric Mottram & Allen Fisher are briefly paid lip-service. Which may be a shame in the end, as the rather clear opposition between Iain Sinclair’s mytho-poetic fascination with place … Read more Ballard, Sinclair, Place & the Novel (Where's Poetry?)

Wish I was there…

Faculty of English University of Cambridge You are invited to The Judith E Wilson Poetry Lecture by Charles Bernstein a poetry reading / performance / talk, entitled On Election Day (for Emma) 7 May 2009, 5.00 pm Little Hall, Sigdwick Site, Sidgwick Avenue [UK] Free entry. All welcome. ——————— In conjunction with the lecture the following events will be taking place in the Judith E Wilson Drama Studio, Faculty … Read more Wish I was there…