Archive for Readers
About the book
Stephen Emmerson’s Family Portraits is a series of blank canvases which ask the reader to fill in the blank(s) or leave the canvas just the way they see it. The book includes 9 portraits of each of the following types: Father, Mother, Brother, Sister, Son, Daughter, Lover, Self-Portrait. The book also contains 8 lactose pills which can be taken to help see the portraits. Family Portraits is published as a lush hardback edition.
About the author
Stephen Emmerson’s publications include: ‘A never ending poem… (Zimzalla), Telegraphic Transcriptions (Dept Press / Stranger Press), No Ideas but in Things (Dark Windows Press), Albion (Like This Press), The Last Ward (Very Small Kitchen), Pharmacopoetics,(Apple Pie Editions) Stephen Emmerson’s Poetry Wholes (If P then Q), All my Pornography (The Red Ceilings), and Comfortable Knives (KFS).
samples and purchase details at the if p then q website HERE
Luke Allan will read at The Other Room on 10th June, 7pm, alongside Amy Cutler and Peter Hughes. Below is an example of his work – one sandwich from his series ‘eight sandwiches’.
See more at his website HERE
James Davies, Ann Matthews, and others to be confirmed, at 13:00 on the 14th of March 2015 in the public area of St Helens Central Library as part of The Knives Forks and Spoons pop up reading series.
Central Library, Victoria Square, St Helens, Merseyside , WA10 1DY
Nathan Walker’s superb Action Score Generator is out today from if p then q, available for £15.
624 pages of bliss.
Lila Matsumoto will perform at the next Other Room on Wednesday 11th February at The Castle Hotel, Oldham Street, Manchester, M2 4PD, 7 PM start. The above film shows her reading at Edinburgh’s Hidden Door festival in 2014. You can read some of her work at Jacket2. Lila also edits SCREE poetry magazine.
EJ McAdams will perform at the next Other Room on Wednesday 11th February at The Castle Hotel, Oldham Street, Manchester, M2 4PD, 7 PM start. The above is one of EJ’s very short films, which you can see more of at his Vine page. You can read more about EJ on his blog.