Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Red Rover - Experiment #20

photos by Amy Nowak

Woodland Pattern

Friday night, April 18th, Flim Forum Press joined up w/ House Press @ Woodland Pattern in Milwaukee. Many thanks to the folks who turned out, and to Chuck Stebelton for inviting us all up.

Barrett Gordon

Eric Unger

Luke Daly

Monday, April 14, 2008

red rover / redletter

Red Rover Series
{readings that play with reading}

Saturday night, April 19th
Experiment #20:
A Sing Economy

at the Division Street Dance Loft
735 W. Division St, 3rd floor
(Division @ Halsted, enter parking lot off of Halsted St)

Tawrin Baker
Jaye Bartell
Barrett Gordon
Jennifer Karmin
Laura Sims
Kevin Thurston

suggested donation $4
doors lock at 7:30pm

Redletter Reading Series
presents House Press

Friday night, April 18th
Woodland Pattern
720 E. Locust Street

Matthew Klane
Eric Unger
Luke Daly
Barrett Gordon

{Redletter is a reading series featuring local and regional poets and writers on the third Friday of each month, and is curated by Chuck Stebelton. The program begins w/ an open mic, followed by the featured readers. The cost is $3, or $2 for open mic readers.}

Sunday, April 06, 2008

providence: ada books: publicly complex

one of the best readings of the Oh One Arrow season was had in providence, rhode island (may 3rd, 2007), so we have high hopes for saturday night!

come hear flim forum poets John Cotter, Jennifer Karmin, Matthew Klane, Deborah Poe, + Kate Schapira read from A Sing Economy + Oh One Arrow + new work.

yo. some details: this Saturday, April 12th, at 6 pm at Ada Books, 330 Dean St. at Westminster. is that, like, some kind of British address? best mapquest.

Kate Schapira organized this event. she's published three chapbooks; hopefully at least one will be available for purchase. her poetry has appeared in lots of journals, including word for/word, ecopoetics, + 580 split.

Deborah Poe wrote Our Parenthetical Ontology (Custom Words 2008) + chapbooks from Furniture_Press + Stockport Flats Press. Her work has recently appeared in Denver Quarterly, Copper Nickel, + Drunken Boat.

John Cotter’s fiction + poetry have appeared in dozens of publications including 3rd Bed, Hanging Loose, + Good Foot. as Poetry Editor for the review site Open Letters Monthly, John's published critical work on contemporary novelists, poets, + translators.

Jennifer Karmin curates the Red Rover Series with fiction writer Amina Cain + is a founding member of the public art group Anti Gravity Surprise. Recent poems appear in Bird Dog, MoonLit, Womb, Seven Corners, The City Visible: Chicago Poetry for the New Century, + Growing Up Girl: An Anthology of Voices from Marginalized Spaces.

Matthew Klane is co-editor at Flim Forum Press. His chapbooks include Friend Delighting the Eloquent, Sorrow Songs, The- Associated Press, + The Meister-Reich Experiments. Other work can be found in Plantarchy!, string of small machines, + wordfor/word.