—these two worlds are transcendental, that is, beyond consciousness. they cannot be perceived “in themselves” but only by the traces which they leave in the field of our consciousness. 1 no problem, like fiction: by Jared Schickling April 1, 2009 Office of Legal Counsel Contest Oversight Committee National Poetry Council Memorandum for R izzo, wise Mouth for the National Endowment Pure poetry is […]
JARED SCHICKLING has three books with BlazeVOX: Aurora (2007), submissions (2008), and O (forthcoming 2009). An excerpt from his translation of Abdellatif Laâbi will appear in Circumference. On editorial staffs at New American Press, Mayday, and Reconfigurations: A Journal for Poetics and Poetry / Literature and Culture.
Contributor Bios for Issue 1 Spring 2009
Issue 1 Spring 2009 V. JOSHUA ADAMS is a doctoral candidate in Comparative Literature at the University of Chicago and editor of Chicago Review. JOE AMATO‘s recent books include Pain Plus Thyme (Factory School 2008) and Industrial Poetics: Demo Tracks for a Mobile Culture (Iowa 2006). His memoir, Once an Engineer: A Song of the Salt City, is forthcoming later […]
MAYDAY Magazine: Issue 1 Spring 2009
FEATURED ARTIST David-Baptiste Chirot NECESSITY IS THE MOTHERFUCKER OF INVENTION thoughts on the delete button THE NEW EXTREME EXPERIMENTAL AMERICAN POETRY a gallery featuring the visual works of poet, artist, and human rights activist David-Baptiste Chirot Jared Schickling, David-Baptiste Chirot FINDING THE ROOOT an interview conducted by Jared Schickling with David-Baptiste Chirot that will […]
David-Baptiste Chirot interviewed by Jared Schickling: FINDING THE ROOOT – 66 DAYS WITH DAVID-BAPTISTE CHIROT
[extract] this takes place by becoming aware of the flows of time seen in the dust motes in a light coming through the drawn venetian blinds of late winter’s afternoon—and mixing with these whorls of smoke from slowly burning cigarettes—if one begins to look with the sense of time being what one is seeing—then one finds […]