Upcoming / Recent / Past

Upcoming:

 

  • June 19-21, 2014. Electronic Literature Organization Conference: Hold The Light, Milwaukee, WI.
  • June 21, 2014. Reading at Woodland Pattern Book Center with Ian Hatcher and Stephanie Strickland. Milwaukee, WI.

Recent:

April-May, 2014

April 26, 2014. Whispering Galleries: New Haven, a site-specific interactive textwork sponsored by Site Projects and CT At Work with the New Haven Free Public Library. New Haven, CT. (Exhibition of the work runs through fall, 2014.
May 15-17, 2014. Digital Technologies and the Future of the Humanities, City University of Hong Kong. Hong Kong, China.
May 16, 2014, 5:00PM. Performance with Erik Loyer and David Jhave Johnson, Gallery 360, Run Run Shaw Creative Media Center, City University of Hong Kong. Hong Kong, China.

January-March 2014

Jan. 11: The Vulnerable Rumble, Red Rover Reading Series MLA Off-Site. Outer Space Studio, Wicker Park. Chicago, IL.
Jan. 30: VOX Reading Series, Ciné, 234 West Hancock Avenue. Athens GA 30601.
Feb. 27: New Media Beyond the Book. Roundtable with Kate Durbin, Ian Hatcher, Alex Chasin, and Samantha Gorman. Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference. Washington State Convention Center, Level 6, Room 608.
Feb. 27: Make: A Literary Magazine AWP off-site reading featuring Daniel Borzutzky + Valerie Mejer + Kristin Dykstra (bilingual mash-up), Jackie Clark, Joel Craig, Andy Fitch+ Amaranth Borsuk, Carol Guess, and Broc Rossell. MOE Bar, Seatle, WA.
Mar. 1: From the Convergence Zone, an AWP Off-site reading sponsored by the UWB MFA in Creative Writing and Poetics. Featuring MFA faculty and pressmates from 1913, Belladonna* Collaborative, Chax Press, Coach House Books, Essay Press, Les Figues Press, and Split Level Texts. Sole Repair, Capitol Hill, Seattle, WA.
March 11, 2014, 4:00 PM. Research in Progress: “Abracadata: Artists’ Books in the Digital Age.” UW Bothell, LB1-205.
March 16, 2014, 7:30 PM. Reading with Diana Arterian. If Not For Kidnap. Portland, OR.
March 20, 2014, 7:45 PM: Virginia Military Institute, Dean’s Evening Lecture Period, Turman Room, VMI, Lexington, VA.
March 24, 2014, 7:00 PM. Reading with Erik Loyer and Samantha Gorman, Cal State University, San Marcos, Arts & Lectures series. San Diego, CA.

November 2013:

Nov 27: Henry Art Gallery ArtBreak Tour of Jason Dodge, What We Have Done. Seattle, WA.

September and October 2013:

Sept. 11: Bad Blood reading series with Kate Greenstreet and Rich Smith. ADX, Portland, Oregon.
Sept. 26: 1913′s Victory Over the Sun. &Now Festival of New Writing, Boulder, CO.
Oct. 3-5: Convergence on Poetics, University of Washington, Bothell.
Oct. 18: Affect and Audience in the Digital Age, Simpson Center for Humanities, University of Washington, Seattle.

May and June 2013

May 24: POCKET TONES : “EXILE WATER” [A POCKET NOTES HAPPENING/GATHERING/SOUND NIGHT]. Pocket Notes Issue 2 launch with Donald Dunbar, Gary Wiseman, James Yeary, Jessalyn Wakefield, Jules Boykoff, Kaia Sand, and Zachary Schomburg. Independent Publishing Resource Center, Portland, OR. [Photos, documentation, video]
June 18: Reading with Wayne Clements and Loss Pequeño Glazier. The Poetry Library at Southbank Center. As part of E-Poetry 2012 London / Kingston.
June 27: Encuentros 2013: inspiring innovation, Cambridge MA.

April 2013

April 2: University of Washington’s Castalia Reading Series, Richard Hugo House, Seattle WA. [Audio]
April 13: The Book that Was to Come, hosted by The Chicago Poetry Center. Doro Boehme, Amaranth Borsuk, Lindsey French, Ian Hatcher, and Krissy Wilson. Chicago Cultural Center’s Claudia Cassidy Theater, Chicago, IL. [Facebook]
April 15: Emerging Writers Series, University of Nevada, Reno NV. [Flyer]
April 16: Black Mountain Institute: Emerging Writers Series, Las Vegas NV. [Flyer]

March 2013

Mar. 1: New Literature On and Between Screens. An Electronic Literature Reading Event with Erik Loyer, Samantha Gorman, and Danny Cannizzaro. University of California, San Diego.
Mar. 7: Al Mutanabbi Street Starts Here anthology reading with Kazim Ali, Alise Alousi, Sarah Browning, Persis Karim, Terese Svoboda, Cambridge Arts Council Gallery, Cambridge, MA.

February 2013

Feb. 1: Here Nor There: Telling Stories with Augmented Reality. Nouspace Gallery & Media Lounge, Vancouver WA.
Feb. 8: Class visit: Capilano University [PHOTOS at link], North Vancouver BC.
Feb. 17: Reading with Lisa Radon, The Spare Room, Portland OR.
Feb. 28: E-Lit Under the Stars. [VIDEO] University of Southern California. Institute for Multimedia Literacy Courtyard.

January 2013

Jan. 4: Avenues of Access (in conjunction with the Electronic Literature Organization’s MLA exhibition), Bordy Theater, Emerson College, Boston, MA.
Jan. 23: The Evergreen State College, Olympia WA.
Jan. 25: The Elliott Bay Book Company, Seattle WA.

December 2012

December 21: InDigest Presents the Last Reading on Earth. [VIDEO].

August-November 2012

August 26: Black Buried, An Outdoor Reading with Chelsea Tadeyeske, Cynthia Spencer, and Alex Bleecker. Music by Lobo Marino, 2nd Ave W and NW Canal (Fremont Waterfront), Seattle, WA. [VIDEO]
September 27-30: Convergence on Poetics, University of Washington Bothell,Bothell, WA. [MP3]
October 5: Sundance Books and Music with David Abel, Brent Cunningham, and Genevieve Kaplan, 121 California Avenue, Reno, NV.
October 6: “Refiguring The Book,” Nevada Museum of Art, 160 West Liberty Street Reno, NV.
October 11: Reading and conversation with Peter Covino, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI.
October 11: Reading and conversation with Todd Jokl and Latasha Diggs, University of New Haven, New Haven, CT. [Write-up]
November 10: The Book as Interface, Féria International Del Libro Infantil Y Juvenil, Mexico City, Mexico. [VIDEO in Spanish]

July, 2012

July 12, 2012: State of the Union: Solstice Summer Reading Series, with Iain Haley Pollock and Kathleen Aguero,Pine Manor College, Solstice MFA Program, Chestnut Hill, MA.
July 19, 2012: The Poetry Institute, The Institute Library, 847 Chapel Street, New Haven, CT.
July 20, 2012: Triple Canopy reading with Erica Baum, hosted by Dan Visel. Triple Canopy, 155 Freeman Street, Brooklyn, NY.
July 22, 2012: New York City Poetry Festival, InDigest reading with Ronaldo V. Wilson and Mark Leidner, Governor’s Island, New York.

June, 2012

June 6, 2012: AndNow Festival of New Writing, Paris, France.
June 14, 2012: PoMulti, an evening of Slovak and English poetry sponsored by the Fulbright Foundation, with Andrew Giarelli, Martin Solotruk and Zuzana Husárová, Kafe Scherz, Partizanska 2, Bratislava.

May, 2012

May 3-4, 2012, Unbound: Speculations on the Future of the Book (co-host with Gretchen Henderson), Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA.
May 5, 2012, 7 PM Innovative Lit at Lorem Ipsum Books With Christian Bök and Nick Montfort. Lorem Ipsum, 1299 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02139.
May 18-20, 2012, Poetry Off the Page Symposium, University of Arizona Poetry Center. [Video online at the VOCA site]

April, 2012

April 11, 2012, 9:00 PM, “Celan Salon: Amaranth Borsuk, Gretchen Henderson, and Sam Lohman,” Flying Object: 42 West Street, Hadley, MA.
April 18, 2012, “From Page to Screen,” Student Innovation Center, Rochester Institute of Technology, Building 87, Rochester, NY. [VIDEO]
April 21, 2012, 1:30-2:30 PM, “A Reading By Slope Editions Poets” with Chris Janke, Alex Peary, and Ethan Paquin. Massachusetts Poetry Festival. Salem Community Charter School, Room 5, Museum Place Mall, Suite 121, Salem MA.

March, 2012

AWP Chicago, Thursday March 1, 2012. 7-10 PM. Simone’s Lab. With readers from Slope, Bateau, Rose Metal, Versal, Interrupture and Burnside. [Official release of Handiwork]
AWP Chicago, Friday March 2, 2012. 7:30 PM. Stop Smiling Storefront. With Jill Magi, Danielle Dutton, and Erica Baum. Presented by Siglio Press and Ugly Duckling Presse. [Release for Between Page and Screen]

February, 2012

Interrupt ii, Feb. 10-12, 2012. Brown University.
“Language to Cover a Wall” exhibition, Digital Poetry weekend. Feb. 3-4. SUNY Buffalo.

January, 2012

MLA Off-Site Reading. [MP3 via PenSound]. Downstairs at Town Hall, Seattle, WA 98101. Supported by the University of Washington Bothell’s MFA in Creative Writing and Poetics, UW Simpson Humanities Center, and Seattle writers.

November 2011

The Poetry Project at St. Mark’s Church. With Kate Durbin. New York, NY. [Audio]
Small Animal Project reading series. With Kate Durbin and Brigitte Byrd. [FACEBOOK] Cambridge, MA.
Supermachine at Flying Object: Alexandria Peary, Elaine Kahn & Ben Fama. [FACEBOOK] Hadley, MA.
VLAK 2 Launch. [FACEBOOK] Zinc Bar, 82 West 3rd Street, Greenwich Village, New York, NY.

October 2011

&Now Festival of New Writing: Tomorrowland Forever. UC San Diego. San Diego, CA.
With Kate Durbin, Matt Timmons, Terri Witek, and Cyriaco Lopes.

June 2011

Inspire Session: Between Page and Screen
The FUTUReBOOK Innovation Workshop, London, United Kingdom
Curated by Sophie Rochester of The Literary Platform, in association with FUTUReBOOK
“Artistic Collaboration”
West Chester Poetry Conference, West Chester University, Pennsylvania
Terri Witek (Chair), Cyriaco Lopes, Kim Bridgford, and Jo Yarrington.

April 2011

Reading and poetry workshop, hosted by Professor Jim Cocola. Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Department of Humanities and Arts.

March 2011

Between Page and Screen: Digital, Visual and Material Poetics [podcast available]. Comparative Media Studies Colloquium, co-hosted with Nick Montfort’s Purple Blurb reading series. Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Beyond the Pages: the future of the book. Roundtable with visiting artist Deborah Davidson; Timothy Bickmore, NU Assistant Professor in the College of Computer and Information Science; and Erika Boeckeler, NU Assistant Professor in English. The Humanities Center. Northeastern University.

Feb 2011

The Song Cave at AWP
with Macgregor Card, Jane Gregory, Amanda Nadelberg, Andy Fitch, Rod Smith, and Jared Stanley.
Bridge Street Books, Georgetown, Washington, D.C.

Past:

May 2010 / The Third Area, Frank Pictures Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA.
May 2010 / BluePrints, Echo Curio, Echo park, CA.
May 2010 / Silverlake Jubilee, Silverlake, CA.
May 2010 / The Moe Green Poetry Hour, Blogtalk Radio, Los Angeles, CA.
Mar. 2010 / The Factory Presents!, The Gypsy Den, Santa Ana, CA.
Apr. 2010 / The Loudest Voice, The Mountain Bar, Los Angeles, CA.
Feb. 2010 / Redcat Lounge, Roy and Edna Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, CA.
Jan. 2010 / Stories Book Shop, Echo Park, CA.
Aug. 2009 / Summercamp exhibition space, Los Angeles, CA.
Jun. 2009 / The Poetic Research Bureau, Glendale, CA.
Jun. 2009 / Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL.
Mar. 2009 / Stories Book Shop, Echo Park, CA.
Mar. 2009 / Avenue 50 Studio, Highland Park, CA.
Sept. 2008 / Avenue 50 Studio, Highland Park, CA.
June 2008 / The Amsterdam Café, North Hollywood, CA.
May 2008 / The Moe Green Poetry Hour, Blogtalk Radio, Los Angeles, CA.
Sept. 2006 / The Mountain Bar, Los Angeles, CA.
Feb. 2006 / The Four-Faced Liar, New York, NY.
Aug. 2005 / Portrait of a Bookstore, Studio City, CA.
Apr. 2005 / Newer Poets X, Los Angeles Central Library, Los Angeles, CA.
Apr. 2005 / Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center, Venice, CA.
May 2004 / Valley Contemporary Poets, The Cobalt Café, Canoga Park, CA.
Jun. 2003 / Armand Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA.
May 2002 / Armand Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA.
Dec. 2001 / Border’s Books Westwood, Los Angeles, CA.
Nov. 2001 / Gallery 2211, Los Angeles, CA.