May 18 Breadline @ Vermillion

From SPLAB Living Room Facilitator Alex Bleecker:

hey breadliners,
wed, may 18th – same bread time, same bread channel – tune in for what looks to be our most ambitious mixing of media to date.  we’ve got four phenomenal features for you, all of whom may be incorporating multiple art forms into their performances.  followed, as per tradition, by jeremaster of the open mic.  sick, right?  dig the breadlineup (in no particular order):

thomas walton (prose writer)
scout mackay (singer/songwriter)
the storybox allstar (mixed media/spoken word artists)
leif anderson & ryan mortenson (video/mixed media artists)
+ open mike

wed – may 18 – 7p
vermillion gallery bar
1508 eleventh (pike/pine)
no cover ever

-alex

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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