Tripwire issue 12



featuring Mercedes Eng * Anahita Jamali Rad * Amy De’Ath * Cecily Nicholson * Danielle LaFrance * ryan fitzpatrick * Roger Farr * Sonnet L’Abbe * Phinder Dulai * Jordan Abel * Rita Wong * Stephen Collis * Andrea Creamer * Fred Wah * Jeff Derksen * Christine Leclerc * Carolyn Richard * Donato Mancini * Renée Sarojini Saklikar * Lawrence Ytzhak Braithwaite * Tiziana La Melia & Vanessa Disler * Danielle Lafrance & Anahita Jamali Rad on About a BicycleNatalie Knight on Cecily Nicholson * Jules Boykoff on Mercedes Eng * Gregory Betts on Lisa Robertson * Louis Cabri on Catriona Strang * Deanna Fong on Jordan Scott * Rob McClennan & Julia Polyck-O’Neill on Jordan Abel * Cameron Scott on Colin Smith, plus a special Peter Culley tribute, with work from Peter & Elisa Ferrari * Colin Smith * Rolf Maurer * George Bowering * Lisa Robertson * Chris Nealon * Lee Ann Brown * Stephen Collis * Jonathan Skinner. Cover by Andrea Creamer. 300+ pages. $15


Also: for the month of January, I’m running a special, with all proceeds going to the Bay Area AntiRepression Committee. Get issues 10 (CAConrad feature), 11(¡POP!), & 12 for $30 (plus shipping). That’s close to 1000 pages of new writing! Details at

Tripwire 8

Tripwire 8, a special issue on Cities & Cultural Poetics, is now available.

Featuring 240 pages of work from Anne Boyer, Cecily Nicholson, Marie Buck, DH, Amy Balkin, Kaia Sand & Daniela Molnar, Ryan Eckes, Kim Hyesoon, Zarina, Scott Sørli, Michael Woods, Lucky Pierre, Grupo de Arte Callejero (trans. MR translation collective), Jonas Staal & Vincent W.J. van Gerven Oei, Emma Cocker, Nancy Popp, Gonzalo Millan (trans. Annegret Nill), Dambudzo Marechera, Lucy Parsons, and a special feature from Oakland, featuring Oki Sogumi, Jill Richards, Lara Durback, Wendy Trevino, Joshua Clover, Mayakov+sky Platform, Jasper Bernes, Emji Spero, Kate Robinson, and more.

Tripwire 7

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Jen Coleman, Leslie Kaplan (trans. Julie Carr & Jennifer Pap), Rodrigo Toscano, Jeroen Mettes (trans. Vincent W.J. van Gerven Oei & introduced by Samuel Vriezen), Lesego Rampolokeng, Heather Fuller, Nathan Cordero, Donato Mancini, Trish Salah, Arnold Joseph Kemp, Hsia Yü (trans. Steve Bradbury), Carlos Soto-Román, Tonya Foster, Rachel Zolf, Eric Sneathen on Dodie Bellamy, Julia Bloch on Divya Victor, Robin Tremblay-McGaw on Harryette Mullen, Nicky Tiso on David Wolach, plus a special feature on British poetry, featuring Nat Raha, Sean Bonney, Connie Scozzaro, Francesca Lisette, Emily Critchley, Verity Spott, William Rowe, Jennifer Cooke, Robert Kiely on Samantha Walton, and Colleen Herd & Pocahontas Mildew. October 2014. 230 pages.