Living Room Tuesday Night 3.9.10

This Tuesday at 7 in the SPLAB Living Room, Facilitator Paul Nelson will read more from Dear Being, a poem in Michael McClure’s upcoming book Mysteriosos & Other Poems. You are encouraged to read new work for a gentle critique, read someone else’s work, or come just to be in the engaging company of other writers. In the 2nd floor lounge of the Columbia City Cinema, 4816 Rainier Av S. (They have a couple of GREAT movies showing right now.) Thanks to Paul Doyle and his merry cast of popcorn makers. Suggested donation $3-$10 and we still need some volunteers for the McClure weekend.

About Splabman

Poet/interviewer Paul Nelson: Founded: SPLAB (Seattle Poetics LAB) & the Cascadia Poetry Festival Wrote: American Sentences (2015), A Time Before Slaughter (2010) and Organic in Cascadia: A Sequence of Energies (Lumme Editions, Brazil, 2013). His 2015 interview with José Kozer was published in 2016 (Ranchos Press) as Tiovivo Tres Amigos. Interviewed: Allen Ginsberg, Michael McClure, Joanne Kyger, Robin Blaser, Anne Waldman, Ed Sanders, Diane di Prima, Nate Mackey, George Bowering, Brenda Hillman, among others and is engaged in a 20 year bioregional cultural investigation of Cascadia, including the festival, a MOOC (Innovative Cascadia Poetry), interviews with Cascadia poets indigenous elders and activists, and the anthology Make It True: Poetry From Cascadia. Paul is co-editor of that anthology as well as 56 Days of August the poetry postcard anthology and writes an American Sentence daily. *MOOC = Massive Open Online Course
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