Veer launches – Peter Larkin, Stephen Emmerson, Wayne Clements/Johan de Wit/Anthony John

Thursday, December 15 at 7:30 PM – 9 PM
Room 101 at the Clore Management Centre in Birkbeck College, London

Launching 3 new Veer Books, with readings by the authors:

* Peter Larkin – C Trappings
* Stephen Emmerson – The Journal of Baal and other visual poems
* Wayne Clements, Johan de Wit, Antony John – Kenya

In association with the CPRC Birkbeck.

Free and All Welcome.

Lullabies and Curses

Lullabies and Curses: Common Rest Launch Party

The Peckham Pelican
92 Peckham Road, SE15 5PY London, United Kingdom
Thursday, December 1 at 7 PM – 11 PM

Come and be sung SONGS OF THE DARK

Please join us for the launch of ‘Common Rest’, a collaborative album of sound works and lullabies with an accompanying book of poems by Holly Pester.

Doors at 7
Performances from 7:30


Nat Raha
Verity Spott
Holly Pester

Linda Stupart
Vera Rodriguez
Mrylyn Tan
Jenny Moore

The project includes contributions by Emma Bennett, Vahni Capildeo, Jenny Moore, Nat Raha, Vera Rodriguez, Verity Spott and Claire Tolan. You can read more about the release on our website here:

Tripwire 11

Announcing our special ¡POP!��issue! 300+ pages, with contributors from 15 countries, including Douglas Kearney * Bruce Boone * Mariano Blatt. (trans. Paul Merchant) * R. Zamora Linmark * Ye Mimi (trans. Steve Bradbury) * Hiromi Itō (trans. Jeffrey Angles) * Idlir Azizaj (trans. Jack Hirschman) * Owen Logan & Uzor Maxim Uzoatu * Dawn Lundy Martin * Courtney Meaker & Erin Pike * Kate Durbin (interviewed by Kevin Killian) * Luciana Caamaño (trans. Claire Parsons Lucena) * Dee Dee Kramer * Angélica Freitas (trans. Hilary Kaplan) * Nada Gordon * Ulrich Haarbürste * Ellen Addison * Angelo Suarez * Edwin Torres * K. Silem Mohammad * Nyein Way * Desmond Kon Zhicheng-Mingd‚ * Cheom–Seon Kim (trans. Matt Reeck & Jeonghyun Mun) * Anne McGuire * Kim Rosenfield * Julietta Cheung * Mae Yway (trans. Ko Ko Thett) * Grzegorz Wróblewski (trans. Piotr Gwiazda) * Selah Saterstrom * SE Barnet * Paolo Javier on Fel Santos * David Kaufman on Rob Fitterman * Ashley Colley on Douglas Kearney * Ted Rees on David Wojnarowicz * Matt Longabucco on Lindsey Boldt * Calum Rodger on Steve Roggenbuck * Joseph Bradshaw on Kevin Killian * Afton Wilky on Nick Montfort. Cover by Truong Tran. $15
* available at Small Press Distribution –
* check out our online special: 3 different issues for $25 (@

Golden Handcuffs Review: A Screw in the Shoe: An Anthology of Changes

NEW GHR Publications anthology collectible print edition from 2016! a screw in the shoe: Anthology of Challenges features a cover photograph by Eleanor Antin. Poetry and prose by Carol Watts, Andrea Brady, Maurice Scully, John James, Sarah Hayden, Norman Weinstein, Nancy Gaffield, Stuart Cooke, Norman Fischer, Rachel Blau DuPlessis, Nathaniel Mackey, Richard Makin, Toby Olson, Michael Upchurch, Philip Terry, James Davies, John Hall, Peter Hughes, Peter Quartermain, Richard Makin. Publishing piece by Ken Edwards and reviews by Norman Weinstein and Steve Potter.

Available HERE

Sad Press Summer Bundle


1. Karl M.V. Waugh, Obsessed by Proportions
2. Tom Jenks, An Anatomy of Melancholy
3. Anne-Laure Coxam, Toolbox Therapy
4. R.K., Killing the Cop in Your Head
5. Sally-Shakti Willow & Joe Evans, The Unfinished Dream
6. Eley Williams, Frit

Your friends are all telling you this is normal and fine and even a gesture of friendship but you’re not so sure. Anyway you may have them ALL for £30 (c.$1.07) including P&P at, & they will be posted to you as they’re published between now and December.

PS: Review copies of individual titles available on request. Or we’ll do you the bundle for 0.07 BTC or 3 Echos ( get in touch & we’ll figure that out. We do also still have copies available of Jennifer Cooke’s Apocalypse Dreams (£5 incl. P&P,, & back catalogue PDFs are available by donation (scroll down).