author Derrick Harriell has packed a one-two punch into his second collection
of pugilism poems entitled Ropes. This extensively researched set of
poems, which brings to life the gritty and often viperous world of boxing, is
arranged in four rounds and just like its title, each poem
Fluxus won’t sit still and behave itself. Consequently, it is difficult to define what exactly Fluxus was, is, and will be. But, true to the term, it’s an art movement that keeps moving. The like-minded international community of subversive creators was named in the 1960s and embraces such
More than 25 independent literary presses will be participating in the Second Annual Midwest Small Press Festival, a unique and varied event that will be held in Milwaukee over the weekend of May 31-June 2. The affair will feature
Twisted, a new book by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel columnist
James E. Causey, is the sequel to his 2011 release The Twist. Both
stories center around the young journalist Travon Brown and his struggle to
make sense of an urban
John Yau is an award-winning poet, fiction
writer and critic. His latest work, Further Adventures in Monochrome,
delves into identity and aging through poems that are at once insightful and enigmatic. Yau earned his bachelor’s
The poems in High Art & Love Poems by Keith Gaustad are striking with their smart language and unique lyrics. These concise and deliberate chapbook poems are submerged in deep feeling while being accessible to all readers by offering a...
For those who appreciate photography, poetry and book art, Wisconsin artist and independent printer Caren Heft features an exquisite display of her art at Woodland Pattern Book Center. The exhibition “Paradise in the Smallest Thing” presents work from her own Arcadian Press along with Heft’s personal pages and as she notes in the exhibition program, her collaborators in this fine art me...
Joshua Clover is an accomplished writer, critic, teacher and journalist specializing in poetry and poetics, with an emphasis on the contemporary. Clover, who currently teaches in the Department of English at UC-Davis, is the author of two books of poems...
<p>"The prime minister finds such utterances utterly inappropriate." No foreign governmental officials appeared to be attending Dutch sound poet Jaap Blonk's performance Sunday at Woodland Patterns Book Center, but the ab...