Hey! I have a new chapbook out, Lip Service from Slack Buddha Press. Come celebrate this momentous literary occasion in the LOUNGE at REDCAT on Sunday, March 22 at 2pm with readings from myself, Will Alexander and Teresa Carmody and you can pick up your very own copy of Lip Service at the event. You can also order a copy online from Slack Buddha
if you are so inclined.
To celebrate this momentous literary and cultural occasion, there will be a reading/release party!
in the LOUNGE
on Sunday March 22nd at 2:00 pm
A Reading/Chapbook release party
in the LOUNGE at REDCAT
Sunday, March 22 at 2pm
And as an added bonus incentive for joining us, you can pick up your own copy of Lip Service at REDCAT.
Or, to let you off the hook, but continue your celebratory obligation, you can order a copy online here
is a poet and visual artist. Working from Los Angeles, he has updated the surrealist vision to write his own cosmic parables, in his own electric incandescent language. Alexander's writing represents a complex distillation of images from many fields, including botany, astronomy, psychology, physiology, mysticism, and history. His books include Above the Human Nerve Domain, Exobiology as Goddess, Asia & Haiti, Towards the Primeval Lightning Field
(essays), The Stratospheric Canticles
and Sunrise and Armageddon
. He has two works forthcoming: Alien Weaving
(Green Integer) and Sri Lankan Loxodrome
(Canopic Publishing). The International Biographical Centre in Cambridge, England named Will Outstanding Scholar of the 20th Century, and he was also recognized by the Whiting Foundation for exceptional literary achievement in New York. In 2002 Will received a fellowship for poetry from the California Arts Council.Teresa Carmody
is the author of Requiem
, (Les Figues, 2005) and the recent chap/micro books Eye Hole Adore
(PS Books, 2008) and Your Spiritual Suit of Armor by Katherine Anne
by Teresa Carmody (Woodland Editions, 2009). Other work has appeared in the emohippus greeting cards series, Slope, Fold Appropriate Text, American Book Review, Bombay Gin, and 4th Street. She was an organizer of the original Ladyfest (Olympia) and co-organizer of Feminaissance, a colloquium on women and writing at the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art. She lives in Los Angeles where she is Co-Director of Les Figues Press.Mathew Timmons
is a writer, curator and critic in Los Angeles. He curates the installation series, The Ups & Downs, at workspace and runs General Projects at Outpost for Contemporary Art. He also co-edits/curates Insert Press (w/ Stan Apps), LA-Lit (w/ Stephanie Rioux) and Late Night Snack (w/ Harold Abramowitz). A chapbook, Lip Service
is recently out from Slack Buddha Press. His first full length book, The New Poetics
(Les Figues Press), his micro-book collaboration with Marcus Civin, a particular vocabulary
(P S Books), and a chapbook, Lip Music
(By the Skin of Me Teeth), are forthcoming. His work may be found in various journals, including: P-Queue, Holy Beep!, Flim Forum, The Physical Poets, NōD, PRECIPICe, Or, Moonlit, aslongasittakes, eohippus labs, Area Sneaks, Artweek and The Encyclopedia Project.