ACKERMAN is the author of the chapbooks The Seasons Cemented (Hex
Presse), I Fell in Love with a Monster Truck (Insert Press Parrot #8),
and Short Stones (Dancing Girl Press). She has co-authored Sin is to
Celebration (House Press), the Gauss PDF UNFO Burns a Million Dollars,
and the forthcoming novel Man’s Wars And Wickedness (Bon Aire Projects).
She is co-publisher and co-editor of the press eohippus labs. She
also writes collaboratively as part of the projects SAM OR SAMANTHA YAMS
and UNFO. Her book The Book of Feral Flora is forthcoming from Les
Figues press. MICHELLE DETORIE is the author of numerous chapbooks including Fur
Birds (Insert Press), How Hate Got Hand (eohippus labs), and Bellum
Letters (Dusie). She also makes visual poems, poetry objects, time-based
poetry, and curates the public art project, The Poetry Booth. Her first
full-length collection, After-Cave, is just out with Ahsahta Press. She
recently completed The Sin in Wilderness, a book-length erasure about
love, animals, and affective geography. Her current project is a series
of swamp poems narrated by dragons and bitchy ghosts.
SAKKIS is the author of The Islands (Nightboat Books, 2015) and Rude
Girl (BlazeVOX Books 2009), as well as numerous chapbooks and ephemera.
Since 2005 he has edited BOTH BOTH, a little magazine of poetry and art.
With Angelos Sakkis he has translated four books by Athenian poet
Demosthenes Agrafiotis: most recently Y'es and Diaeresis (forthcoming
Dusie Press, 2015); their translation of Agrafiotis's Maribor (The
Post-Apollo Press, 2011) was awarded the 2011 Northern California Book
Award for Poetry in Translation. He lives in Oakland.
Saturday, February 21, 2015 Doors 7pm Reading 7:30pm
Poetic Research Bureau 951 Chung King Rd. Los Angeles, CA 90012
The Islands (Nightboat Books), "now, 1/3" and thepoem (BlazeVOX Books) Chinese Notebook (Ugly Duckling Presse)
Maribor (The Post-Apollo Press)
Rude Girl (BlazeVOX Books)
Rave On! (Lew Gallery)
Gary Gygax (Cy Gist Press)
Rude Girl (Duration Press)
The Moveable Ones (Transmission Press)
Benthos (Silas Press). Lives in Oakland. Works for Small Press Distribution.