27 October – 28 October, University of Glasgow University Avenue, Glasgow, G12 8QQ .
The first symposium dedicated to Peter Manson’s work, a carnival of epistemophilia, pareidolia and paranoia, deciphering and decoding, as we reckon with the Manson panoply. An evening of poetry (27/10) by poets, friends and accomplices, including Linus Slug, Nat Raha, Nick-e Melville, Jow Lindsay, Sarah Hayden and Holly Pester, precedes the symposium (28/10), which closes with a reading by Peter Manson.
Please send abstracts of c.250 words to firstname.lastname@example.org by the 31st May, 2017. Full details here.
Red Ceilings Press publishes contemporary poetry in the form of limited edition chapbooks and free ebooks. Submissions are now open. More here.
A roll call for last year’s poets who are published in our annual anthology HERE
Selected Poems 1988-2016 focuses on Alan Halsey’s longer poems from the period and brings together the previously scattered sequences Ars Poetica, Tracks & Tracts of the Lizopard, A Looking-Glass for Logoclasts and Latin for Today: The Sequel. It includes some revised and expanded texts such as the John Dee libretto Loagaeth alongside poems written since Rampant Inertia, published by Shearsman in 2014.
Voting closes on 30th April, giving you a week to vote, here. Includes nominations for zimZalla in the Most Innovative Publisher category and Emma Hammond’s Waves on a Boring Beach in the Best Pamphlet category.
Including ‘Strands of Modernism’, an essay by Lee Jenkins mentioning Seaside Special by Chris McCabe and Tom Jenks. Out now on Bloomsbury.