Alessandro Porco on Steve Venright’s Variegraphy

I believe in domains of exis­tence vivid and com­pelling beyond even this mirac­u­lous real­ity we call the world.[i] – Steve Venright Canadian poet, pataphysician, and psychonaut Steve Venright has been…

Launch of Open Letter

OPEN LETTERA Journal of Writing and TheoryTwelfth Series, Number 7, Fall 2005Kenneth Goldsmith and Conceptual Poetics with Readings & Performances by: Bruce AndrewsBarbara ColeRob FittermanKenneth Goldsmith & Alan LichtMonica de…

Talking about visual/concrete poetry

I wanted to respond to derek beaulieu’s winnipeg suite (discussed earlier), without too much analysis, primarily because the people whom I dream of encountering poetry are people who don’t necessarily…

Because misogyny is everywhere!

Bat Barbie, ready to pounce! Patrolling the outer reaches of language… Bat Barbie has threatened to join the Poetics Listserv. She feels strongly that the power of humour and satire…