OUR FIRST BOOK ART MFA →
, whose favorite writers include Rob Halpern and Bhanu Kapil, kicks off the Spring Contemporary Writers’ Series at 5:30 pm in Mills Hall Living Room this Tuesday, January 31, 2012. Come, bring your friends, and join us at the reception at Faith Adiele’s afterwards!
to a closing reception to celebrate the first graduate of the MFA in Book Art and Creative Writing, Lyall Harris. Lyall’s exhibition Interior Landscape opened this past Saturday in the Heller Rare Book Room in the Mills Library and we want to be sure that we as a department all have the opportunity to experience and celebrate her project. Interior Landscape, an artist’s book,...
CHEENA'S TOP PICKS
1. thanks to everyone (including my colleagues at the place for writers), for coming and helping out at forks, knives and pens. the event far exceeded any expectations i had. my dad is a chef and growing up i spent a lot of time sitting in the kitchen watching him cook. i loved his passion for food and the sheer satisfaction he got from feeding people he loved. i totally get...
The Portal of Lost Wanting: free poetry →
mannemo: i just found these recordings of readings from the Poetry Project Marathon at St Mark’s Church in New York City on New Year’s Day 2012 which i had the good fortune to attend, i hesitate to say anything about it at all at least partly because i am still shy of the personal a, and b because there…
KATE'S TOP PICKS
Another round of Top Five Picks begins with the new semester. We begin with what’s on Kate Robinson’s mind! *SPT Poet’s Theater: I missed the first night of this last weekend, but last year’s was pretty fun and provocative. The moment that still stands out in my mind was a bald man drinking/eating yellow mustard out of a Pyrex bowl while he also coated his head in it....
AND WE'RE BAAAACK
Last night the Place reconvened to talk shop and make all of this semester’s events happen. After we had devoured the green bean casserole and gluten-free brownies, it became evident that this semester is going to be even more exciting than the last. Tyrone Williams is coming to Mills at the end of the month, we have great interdisciplinary workshops coming up, and there are more and more...
vadiparty zine issue one →
vadiparty: in conjunction with a final poetry project, i collected some photos, printed them out, and called it a zine. uploaded today for your viewing pleasure. please share/rt/enjoy. all photos taken in the twenty-first century by jose a. vadi either with cell phone(s) or disposable 35mm cameras. (c) vadiparty, 2011.