Jack Remick Kicks Off AG Marathon

Jack Remick Headlining the Ginsberg Marathon

Jack Remick Headlining the Ginsberg Marathon

The beautiful posters by Tessa Hulls are getting out there and local Beat fans are digging through dog-eared copies of Ginsberg’s Collected, Mexico City Blues, Ghost Tantras and other Beat books and Jack Remick is likely figuring out how to handle his feature. Jack kicks off the 12th Allen Ginsberg Open Mic Poetry Marathon, Saturday, June 1 at 8P at Spring Street Center, 15th & Spring in Seattle. Come to read Beat poetry or prose, come to read your own Beat-inspired work or come just to be in the company of other poets and Beat Poetry fans. Suggested donation $5, benefits SPLAB programs.

Jack Remick’s work: Valley Boy is Book Two of

a series, The California Quartet. More volumes will be released by Coffeetown Press in 2013: Revolution and The Dirt Liberal.The first book of the series, The Deification, was released in December of 2011. Blood, A Novel was published by Camel Press in 2011.

Ginsberg Open Mic Poetry MarathonSICA_LOGO-CMYKrichBlue
Saturday, June 1, 2013 – 8P – ?
Spring Street Center
1101 15th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122
$5.00

Sponsor: SICA

SICA works at the intersection of
creativity and spirituality to advance
and celebrate activities that grow out of
the development of the human soul.

About Splabman

SPLAB founder Paul Nelson wrote Organic Poetry (VDM Verlag, German, 2008) as well as a serial poem re-enacting the history of Auburn, Washington, A Time Before Slaughter (Apprentice House, 2010). In 26 years of radio he interviewed Allen Ginsberg, Michael McClure, Anne Waldman, Sam Hamill, Robin Blaser, Nate Mackey, Eileen Myles, Wanda Coleman, George Bowering, Joanne Kyger, Jerome Rothenberg & others. Founder of the Cascadia Poetry Festival, recent publications on and off-line include: Hambone, Pageboy, Menacing Hedge, Fieralingue, Rain Taxi, Solitary Plover, the Soul of the Earth anthology, Along the Rim: The Best of the Pacific Rim Review (Vol 2), Inactual, Raft magazine and Golden Handcuffs Review. He lives in Seattle, won the 2014 Robin Blaser Award from the Capilano Review and writes at least one American Sentence every day.
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