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cento for love April 3, 2014: written for a performance with Dohee Lee and Simon Pettet on March 28, 2014 Poetry is not for the passive. It is, as Mayakovsky knew, at its very heart tendentious. Even the love poem agitates the beloved to fall in love with the poet. Like the first time I ever heard “Crazy in Love” is the only time I’ll ever understand. Once [...] by

in spite of itself (ALL PURPOSE, CRUSHED) April 1, 2014: It’s poetry month. It is also, in the United States, the month of Autism Awareness, Jazz Appreciation, Confederate History, Arab American Heritage, Child Abuse Prevention, Sexual Assault Awareness, and Financial Literacy. Autumn in the southern hemisphere and spring in the northern. Month of the diamond, second rainiest, sacred to [...] by

My Poetry Picks for 2013 December 11, 2013: 1. Stephanie Barber, Night Moves (Publishing Genius Press) A transcription (copy & paste, more accurately) of the YouTube comment stream for Bob Seger’s famous 1976 song. Somewhere between conceptualism and old-fashioned found poetry, this book’s deft authorlessness frames a content-rich sweet spot. An excerpt: The 60,s from Nam [...] by

Alli Warren Featured at SF Weekly October 29, 2013: What poet could possibly make SF Weekly's The Write Stuff column even more resplendent than it already is? An interview with Alli Warren, of course! Warren talks with The Write Stuff about her experiences in the Bay Area and the culmination of her first full-length book, Here Come the Warm Jets (City Lights, 2013). When people ask what do [...] by

Experience Unlimited at the East Bay Poetry Summit June 17, 2013: I told lots of people that I was going to write about the East Bay Poetry Summit for Harriet’s "Open Door" series. And each time, I followed it up with a confession: “It was so wonderful, I have no idea how to write about it. Everyone will just think I drank the Kool-Aid!” I hoped that with enough time, I’d get some critical distance [...] by

Video Didn’t Kill the Radio Star: Alli Warren Reads Selected Poems for KQED September 19, 2012: [caption id="attachment_53903" align="alignright" width="500" caption="Photo by Andrew Kenower."][/caption] No writers' block here. The crushingly great Bay area poet and future City Lights Spotlight author Alli Warren has read selected poems for public radio station KQED's Writers' Block program, in advance of her appearance at the Oct. 13 [...] by

New Responses at the Poetic Labor Project Include Dana Ward, Bhanu Kapil & ter Braak May 26, 2011: The Poetic Labor Project, a collective research blog centered around the discussion of poetics and labor, has some newness afoot. They've posted a third round of responses (also available as a PDF), this time around from Dana Ward, Bhanu Kapil, and ter Braak, who explains the appellation thusly: "This iteration of 'ter Braak' speaks out of a [...] by

ON Contemporary Practice Volume 2 February 9, 2010: For anyone out in the Bay Area tomorrow night, coeditors Michael Cross and Kyle Schlesinger, and a critical mass of Bay Area contributors will launch ON Contemporary Practice 2 at Moe’s Books in Berkeley. When Michael, Kyle, and I conceived of the journal about two and a half years ago it was at the Tile Bar in the East Village after a [...] by