Vlak and Richard Makin launches

DATE: Sunday, 24 May
TIME: 19:00–22:00
VENUE: Power Lunches
ADDRESS: 446 Kingsland Road, Hackney, London, E8 4AE

An evening of readings/performances hosted by VLAK magazine to mark the launch of VLAK 5, featuring Lou Rowan, Stewart Home, Jim Ruland, Ulli Freer, Becky Cremin, Sean Bonney, Will Rowe, Louis Armand, David Vichnar, Nat Raha, Tim Atkins, Jeff Hilson and more.

SPECIAL FEATURE: Launch of Richard Makin’s new novel, MOURNING (published by Equus Press, 2015).

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New bulging issue…

The new issue of VLAK: Contemporary Poetics & the Arts will be available during the ‘Camarade‘ collaborate poetics event, hosted by Steven J. Fowler, 2-10pm, Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London, 26 October — or can be got direct at www.vlakmagazine.com


‘ESSAYS’ Jeroen Nieuwland on ‘Printing Out the Internet’ Vanessa Place on Conceptualism David Vichnar on Mark Danielewski Darren Tofts on Peter Milne Ian Haig on the Horror of the Toilet Pam Brown on the UBU Films Collective Alice Notley on the Post-Olsonian Epic Dustin Breitling on the White Cube Bev Braune on ‘Harder They Fall’ Jim Ruland on ‘Django Unchained’ Niall Lucy on That Deadman Dance Ann Hamilton on Ian Hays Javant Biarujia on Environment and Language Karel Piorecký on Czech Concrete Poetry Benjamin Tallis on the Prague housing projects Olga Peková on Intermedia & The Posthuman

‘PHOTOMONTAGE’ Peter Milne, Ian Hays, Robert Herbert, Maldo Nolimerg, Vincent Dachy

‘PHOTOGRAPHY’ Adam Trachtman, Glendyn Ivin, Vadim Erent, Vadim Erent, Katherine Oktober Matthews

‘COLLABORATIONS’ David Kelly & Daniele Pintano Hal Porter & Mark Melnicove Fernando Corona & Chris Kraus Zuzana Husárová & Amalia Roxana Filip Louis Armand & John Kinsella Iris Fraser-Gudrunas & Mat Laporte Mark Atkins & Rod Mengham The Camarade Project curated by Steven J. Fowler: Sean Bonney & Jeff Hilson Marcus Slease & Tim Atkins Philip Terry & Jeff Hilson Allen Fisher & Philip Terry Emily Critchley & Tamarin Norwood Jeff Hilson & Robert Shepherd Tim Atkins & Harry Gilonis

‘FICTION’ Philippe Sollers, Louis Armand, Fakie Wilde & Brentley Frazer, Sean Carswell, Thor Garcia, Lou Rowan, Scott O’Connor, Phil Shoenfelt, Holly Tavel, Morgan Childs, Damien Ober, Andrew Robert Hodgson, Prudence Trinca

‘NON-FICTION’ Stephanie Gray on Super 8 Film Stills Kent MacCarter on Pork Town Sean Bonney on Hunger & Ritual

‘POETRY’ Sam Langer, Vanessa Place, Frédéric Forte, Anselm Berrigan, Micah Ballard, Christodoulos Makris, Bev Braune, Corey Wakeling, Jill Jones, Stephanie Strickland, Steve Dalachinsky, DglsN.Rthsjchld, Stu Hatton, Jessica Wilkinson, Ondřej Buddeus, Marjorie Welish, Vincent Katz, Robert Kiely, John Wilkinson, Michael Farrell, Cecilia White, Shane Anderson, Andrew P. McLeod, Jennifer K. Dick, Peter Šulej, Jane Lewty, Nat Raha, Fiona Hile, Pam Brown, Brett Price, Nathan Thompson, J.T. Welsch

‘ART’ Tray Drumhann, Amy Evans-Bauer, Hara Miko, Jan Pícha

‘INTERVIEW’ Alice Notley with Olga Peková

VLAK editorial collective: Louis Armand, David Vichnar, Edmund Berrigan, Ali Alizadeh, Steven J. Fowlers, Jane Lewty, Stephen Mooney, Olga Pekova, Jeroen Nieuwland, Ewelina Chiu. ISSN 1804-512X. 425pp. Publication date: October 2013 Published by Litteraria Pragensia: Prague, London, New York, Melbourne, Berlin, Paris, Amsterdam

— VLAK MAGAZINE www.vlakmagazine.com


Issue 2 of VLAK: Contemporary Poetics & the Arts is now available. VLAK 2 is edited by Louis Armand, Edmund Berrigan, Carol Watts, Stephan Delbos, David Vichnar, Jane Lewty & Ali Alizadeh. It includes work by Other Room readers Steve McCaffery, Adrian Clarke, Ken Edwards and Robert Sheppard and many others.