Archive for May, 2009

June 6 – C A Conrad, Mel Nichols, Frank Sherlock

Posted in Uncategorized on May 5, 2009 by M. Ball

CA ConradMel NicholsFrank Sherlock


C A Conrad is the son of white trash asphyxiation whose childhood included selling cut flowers along the highway for his mother and helping her shoplift. His books include- Deviant Propulsion (Soft Skull Press, 2006) – (Soma)tic Midge (FAUX Press, 2008) –  The Book of Frank (Chax Press, 2008) & Advanced Elvis Course (Soft Skull Press, 2009).
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Mel Nichols’ recent book is Catalytic Exteriorization Phenomenon (Edge 2009). Other publications include Bicycle Day (Slack Buddha 2008) and The Beginning of Beauty, Part 1: hottest new ringtones, mnichol6 (Edge 2007). Recent and forthcoming journal publications include New Ohio ReviewVan Gogh’s EarAbraham Lincoln, The Brooklyn Rail, and Poetry

Frank Sherlock is the author of Over Here (Factory School 2009) and the co-author of Ready-To-Eat Individual (Lavender Ink 2008) with Brett Evans. A collaboration with CAConrad entitled The City Real & Imagined: Philadelphia Poems is forthcoming from Factory School later this year.