On Saturday, July 11 at 11am PDT, join us for a Zoom session on Best Poetry Postcard Fest Practices with the Co-Editors of 56 Days of August. Join J.I. Kleinberg, Paul E Nelson and Ina Roy-Faderman for 90 minutes of their approach to Poetry Postcard Fest, some of the best cards they have received and other aspects of their postcard philosophy. They will answer questions from attendees.
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Topic: Best Poetry Postcard Fest Practices Zoom Meeting
Time: Jul 11, 2020 11:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Artist, poet, and freelance writer, Judy Kleinberg lives in Bellingham, Washington, and has been a devoted poetry postcarder since 2011. Her daily WordPress site, The Poetry Department, covers all-things-poetry in the upper left-hand corner of the U.S.A. Her found poems, now numbering upwards of 2100, have been widely published and can be seen on her other near-daily WordPress site, Chocolate Is A Verb.
Poet & interviewer Paul E Nelson founded SPLAB (Seattle Poetics LAB) & the Cascadia Poetry Festival. Since 1993, SPLAB has produced hundreds of poetry events & 600 hours of interview programming with legendary poets & whole systems activists. Books include A Time Before Slaughter/Pig War: & Other Songs of Cascadia, American Prophets (interviews 1994-2012) (2018) American Sentences (2015) A Time Before Slaughter (2009) and Organic in Cascadia: A Sequence of Energies (2013) and has . co-edited four anthologies. He writes an American Sentence every day.
Ina Roy-Faderman is delighted to be part of the August Poetry Postcard Fest for her nth (as in, “have lost count”) year. You can find her published writing in Principium, Pigeon Papers, Nunum, The Rumpus ,and elsewhere. When she’s not writing she teaches biomedical ethics and is an assistant editor at Rivet Magazine and at Right Hand Pointing. More info at www.inafelltoearth.com and @inafelltoearth (Twitter and IG).
I cannot tell you how excited I am for this project. I feel like I really needed in my life at this time. Thank you for this