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CHARLES H. KERR PRESS
Publishers of Chicago Surrealism, popular history and "anti-establishment literature since 1886"

COACH HOUSE PRESS
Toronto-based press for Canadian experimental poetry and fiction

BEARD OF BEES
Chicago-based press cranking some incredible poetry - tricky stuff

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EPC
The Electronic Poetry Center is an important site for information on postwar experimental poetry from the 'States. Perhaps the oldest poetry web online, the EPC is maintained by Loss Glazier with the assistance of volunteers from UB's Poetics Program.

UBUWEB
Kenny Goldsmith's UBUWEB is an invaluable resource for alternative poetries, as well as a site of ongoing experimentation with new electronic distribution media. To know it is to live it.

NACIP YORK
Directed by Steve McCaffery, The North American Centre for Interdisciplinary Poetics is a web-based forum for experimental interdisciplinary work art and writing.

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A SPORADICALLY-PUBLISHED "MAGAZINE" OF POETRY AND POETICS
Christopher W. Alexander and Linda Russo, eds.

ISSUE 7
Last Updated: 15 April 2005

View from the Narrows: << Postcard 19 >>
Matthias Regan




 

 

Editor's Transcription

she said:
remember the bro
brick
house we lived in when you
girls were sleeping in the up
stairs by the little room you
called teh nursery?

I went up there one day
no one was home it was the middle
of the afternoon
I was
standing by the nursery
door when I saw a
woman
behind me
there

a coal room
& a strange room that was all
covered in silver sheets
of metal like a meat
locker

one room had a quilting wire

in the house the doors
could be left closed

but when we returned

the doors were

always open

 

 

 

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