Steve Evans' Third Factory's annual 'collectively-drawn map of the field' - lists & commentaries charting invited poets'current interests in poetry and related books is now complete.
Visit Attention Span 2011
My contribution can be found on the list and here.


Wow Wow Wow Receiver

This week, from 11th October, I'm participating in a project called 'Poetic Intervention' at the Frankfurt Book Fair in Germany, without travelling to Frankfurt. Four poets from different countries or locations will be writing live online at certain times each day. We'll also contribute images. The texts and images will then be compiled and published as Wow Wow Wow Receiver on Friday. It's an experiment in digital writing and publishing. Should be fun.
The project was conceived by Duncan White, from the University of the Arts, London. You can read more about it here.


Last night in Glebe, Sydney - a wonderful reading, hosted by Toby Fitch at Sappho's Books. The poets were Tom Lee, Astrid Lorange, Ella O'Keefe, Tim Wright & Nick Whittock, Oscar Schwartz, Michael Farrell and Duncan Hose. Here are some photos of the readers and a few of the audience.

                           Ella O'Keefe

                           Mim Chat, Astrid Lorange & Johanna Featherstone

                           Adam Lippman,Toby Fitch & Tom Lee

                           Oscar Schwartz

                           Astrid Lorange & Johanna Featherstone

                           Chris Edwards & Amanda Stewart

                     Michael Farrell, Tim Wright, Oscar Schwartz, Nick Whittock & Ella O'Keefe

                                Duncan Hose by James Abbott McNeill Whistler

                                Duncan Hose by Henri Fantin-Latour

                           Chair by Giorgio Morandi