Samthology Campaign

A book to honor Sam Hamill will be launched at the Cascadia Poetry Festival in Anacortes, May 9-12, 2019. Ian Boyden christened it the Samthology and an IndieGoGo campaign has begun to raise the funds to produce the book and support the festival.

You can contribute directly by sending funds to SPLAB via PayPal:


Huge thanks to Martín Espada, Greg Bem and Kim Miller for their early support.

The book will feature contributions from:
Alexis Bernaut,
Ian Boyden,
Lyn Coffin,
Michael Daley,
Martín Espada,
Cate Gable,
Kim Goldberg,
Kent Johnson,              José Kozer,
Paul E Nelson,
William O’Daly,
Thomas H. Pruiksma,
Raul Sanchez,
Heidi Seaborn, Rebecca Seiferle and Karma Tenzing Wangchuk including poems in Spanish and French. In addition to helping bring this book into the world,  honoring Sam Hamill and helping fund the festival, there are a few cool premiums to be had, including copies of Sam’s Destination Zero, his CD Blue Moves and original artwork. Please consider. contributing.

 

 

https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/samtholology-cpf-anacortes-tribute-to-sam-hamill/x/342878#/

 

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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