Breadline Turns One

Three guys who met at SPLAB in late 2010 started an open mic and have made it one of the most successful new literary events in Seattle. This is from them:

so come out and celebrate our borderline toddlerhood!  features include poets/academics, sound artists, and a command performance by everyone’s favorite house molecular biologist.  prepare your cells for realignment – it’s gonna be a breadline, and by now you all know what that feels like…

featuring:
maged zaher
nadine maestas
andrew prendergast
air jackson

The Breadline

wed, jan 18, 7p
vermillion art gallery & bar
1508 eleventh ave (pike/pine)
all ages, no cover
+open mic

breadlinepoetry.wordpress.com

-A,J,G

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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