Chris McCabe and Tom Jenks – A Preview

Preview of July 19th 2012 performers Tom Jenks and Chris McCabe who will perform at Leeds Gallery, Munro House, Leeds, 7pm. Entry is free and we’d love to see you there. Other performers are Ryan Ormonde and Hazel Smith. Ryan Ormonde to follow. See blog entries below for Hazel Smith.

Click the link for PRESS RELEASE_LEEDS 2012

Tom Jenks and Chris McCabe are working for the third time on a collaboration commissioned by The Maintenant reading series.

Above is their current literary postcards project. More HERE

The second project HERE

And the first HERE

Chris McCabe

was born in Liverpool in 1977. His published books are The Hutton Inquiry (Salt, 2005), Zeppelins (Salt, 2008) and a play Shad Thames, Broken Wharf (Penned in the Margins 2010). He has also recorded a CD with The Poetry Archive. His third full collection, THE RESTRUCTURE, was published in May 2012. He works as a Librarian at The Poetry Library, London.

Tom Jenks

has two collections, A Priori and *, published by if p then q ( His work has appeared in a range of digital and print publications including Department magazine, onedit, Cleaves, Blackbox Manifold and the 18s anthology. He organises the avant objects imprint zimZalla ( and co-organises The Other Room reading series and website ( Gnomes, a collaboration with Chris McCabe, was published by The Red Ceilings Press in 2011.

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