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Mills College Adjunct Instructors Fight for the Right to Unionize August 4, 2014: The East Bay Express slam dunks this recent article about Mills College adjunct faculty’s fight to earn a living-wage. While shedding light on the plight of Bay Area adjunct professors, many of [...] by

Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics Celebrates 40 Years at City Lights July 7, 2014: Did you know that City Lights has a podcast series? Did you know that the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics turns 40 this year? Well, satisfy both ends of your curiosity today at Live! From [...] by

Harry Mathews Interviewed by Barbara Henning at EOAGH June 27, 2014: EOAGH has an interview up with Harry Mathews, conducted by Barbara Henning! These two have been corresponding for years, sayeth BH. This particular conversation focuses on the women of Oulipo, who we [...] by

It’s Back! Writing from the New Coast Comes to Jacket2 in Cinematic Form May 12, 2014: It’s a bird! It’s a plane! Well, we wrote about New Coast to some degree in this post about Chris Funkhouser’s recollections of the conference. Now stay tuned to Jacket2, where the [...] by

Mapping the New Coast with Chris Funkhouser at Jacket2 May 7, 2014: At Jacket2 Chris Funkhouser reflects on his experience as an attendee at the New Coast Festival, organized by Juliana Spahr and Peter Gizzi at SUNY-Buffalo in 1993. Charles Bernstein and I met for [...] by

City Lights Releases Corrected Centennial Edition of Gertrude Stein’s Tender Buttons May 7, 2014: Rejoice, cake fans: City Lights has just released a centennial edition of Gertrude Stein’s Tender Buttons! In honor of the occasion, poet and author Michelle Tea, biographer Renate Stendhal, [...] by

‘We Probably Need, Like, 10 Vidas': Zoe Tuck and Axes for the Frozen Sea Inside Us May 3, 2014: Born in Texas, Zoe Tuck has been a participant in the Bay Area literary scene since 2008: she co-curated the Condensery Reading Series in Oakland and worked at Small Press Distribution for many [...] by

Occupy Oakland: Poesis and Political Practice April 21, 2014: The System Has Got to Die The landscape of global capitalism has been substantially altered in the past six years. A mixed policy of austerity (cuts and state retrenchment) and fiscal stimulus [...] by

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 [...] by

The Editors of Commune Editions on Gwendolyn Brooks and Opting-Out at Jacket 2 March 21, 2014: At Jacket 2, the editors of Commune Editions write about “opting out,” particularly in relation to Gwendolyn Brooks. She’s one of our favorite poets. The editors of Commune Editions [...] by