Becca Klaver in Cambridge!

SMALL ANIMAL PROJECT hosted by Jessica Bozek Claire Hero, Becca Klaver, and Julia Story will read at Outpost 186 (Cambridge, MA) on Wednesday, 12/15. 8 p.m. Small donation suggested.

A New Book by Simone Muench!

Disappearing Address is out. It is available at Read what people have to say about it below. Cover Art: Kim Ambriz Introduction: Kevin Killian As darkly luxurious and ferociously driven as either Jenks or Muench is singly, this hydra-headed address is passion squared, an uncanny vesper "scribbled to the abyss” intoned in a duet so tuned as to create a third even more intense, even more longing, even smarter, even sadder, even scarier voice. Though the Gothic cast — Morrissey, Michael Myers, a vampire, a deer on the North Dakota highway that appears like a recurring nightmare “jut-rotted…luring us to the wilderness,” — is glared at with fierce knowing (parlor games put the

The Mezzo Cammin Women Poets Timeline Project

aims to be "the largest database of women poets in the world" and "a meeting place for poets, scholars, and students of poetry to see the global relationships among women poets across time, space, and national barriers."

Newest Switchback author Jennifer Tamayo on Marcella Durand's Traffic & Weather

We're hard at work on Jennifer Tamayo's Gatewood Prize-winning first book and could not be more excited about the project!! Last month, Jennifer's response to Marcella Durand's book Traffic & Weatherwas featured on Futurepoem's blog Futurepost, which presents responses and commentary about Futurepoem books by noted members of the literary community. Read Jennifer's response here!

Getting To Know Kathleen Rooney

Among our fave responses to Kathleen's teen-zine-style interview at We Who Are About To Die: If I had to spend $10 at my favorite fast food joint, I’d order: All the employees to lie on the floor while I cleaned out the register. If you could interview any celeb whom would it be and why? Gwyneth Paltrow because she once said“I’m really fucking good at my job, and people who are interesting and good know that,” and I’d want to get her to say more stuff like that. If you could be granted 3 wishes, they’d be: First—duh!—I’d wish for infinite wishes. Then: look out! LA or New York: Chicago Order Kathleen's book, Oneiromance (an epithalamion) from Switchback (or SPD, or Powell's, or wherever ya l

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