Archive for March, 2007

April 7*- Heather Fuller, Peter Gizzi

Posted in Uncategorized on March 18, 2007 by M. Ball

Saturday, April 7th- 7 pm at
Dionysus Restaurant & Lounge
8 E. Preston Street
Baltimore, MD

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Peter Gizzi  teaches at The University of Massachusetts,Amherst.
His works include-
The Outernationale (Wesleyan Poetry, 2007)
Some Values of Landscape and Weather (Wesleyan Poetry,2003)
Periplum (Salt Publishing, 2004)
Artificial Heart (Burning Deck Books, 1997)
He is the editor of The House That Jack Built: The Collected Lectures of Jack Spicer (Wesleyan University Press, 1998)

Heather Fuller lives in Baltimore- her works include-
Perhaps This is a Rescue Fantasy (Edge Books, 1997)
Dovecote (Edge Books, 2002)
Startle Response (O Books, 2005)

She is one of five poets featured on the Narrow House Recordings cd- Women in the Avant Garde


from March 17- Bill Berkson

Posted in Uncategorized on March 18, 2007 by M. Ball

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March 17- Bill Berkson

Posted in Uncategorized on March 11, 2007 by M. Ball


Bill Berkson was born in New York in 1939. His recent books of poetry include Fugue State, Hymns of St. Bridget & Other Writings with Frank O’Hara, Gloria (in a deluxe limited edition with etchings by Alex Katz), and an online chapbook entitled Same Here (, issue 11). A collection of his criticism, The Sweet Singer of Modernism & Other Art Writings: 1985-2003, appeared in 2004 and Tuumba Press has just issued an epistolary collaboration with Bernadette Mayer entitled What’s Youyr Idea of a Good Time?: Interviews & Letters 1977-1985. Berkson was the 2006 Distinguished Mellon Fellow at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. He lives in San Francisco, where he is professor of Liberal Arts at the San Francisco Art Institute.

Sat. March 17- 4pm – 6pm
Clayton Fine Books
317 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD

from March 3- Tom Orange, Sandra Miller, Ben Doyle

Posted in Uncategorized on March 5, 2007 by M. Ball

Sandra, Ben & Tom


Sandra, Tom & Ben