Category Archives: events


///OCT. 18 Tucson, AZ 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

That Briar Sureshot: Applied Messpoetics
Politics & the Senses Series
University of Arizona
ENR2, S210 (Second Floor, Southwest)

///OCT. 20 Tucson, AZ 9:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m.

Fodder aka Them Loud-Assed Colored Silences
Theater at Poetry Center (Rubel Room)

///NOV. 02 Cambridge, MA 6:00 p.m.

The New Vocarium: A Reading with Tracie Morris
Woodberry Poetry Room
Harvard University
Edison Newman Room, Houghton Library

///NOV. 08 Pittsburgh, PA 7:30 p.m.

Black Futures: Poets Honor Thaddeus Mosley
Frick Fine Arts Auditorium
650 Schenley Drive
Pittsburgh, 15213


REVIEW: “The Stutter” (Video Installation), LA Weekly

REVIEW: Buck Studies, The Fanzine
REVIEW: Buck Studies, tripwire
REVIEW: Buck Studies, BOMB Magazine

REVIEW: Buck Studies, New York Journal of Books

REVIEW: Someone Took They Tongues., decomP 

REVIEW: Mess and Mess and, Publisher’s Weekly (Starred Review) 

INTERVIEW: Solstice Magazine with Danielle Legros Georges
INTERVIEW/DISCUSSION: The People (Kearney and Tisa Bryant) with Matthew Timmons and Ben White
INTERVIEW: Poetry L.A. with Mariano Zaro
INTERVIEW: Post No Ills  with Abdul Ali
INTERVIEW: Weekend Edition (NPR) with Rachel Martin

REVIEW/INTERVIEW: Patter, Anthony Fife,  Poetry Matters
REVIEW: Patter, Amaranth Borsuk, Lana Turner
REVIEW: Patter, Scout 
REVIEW: Patter (one of Some Vital Books from 2014), Arielle Greenberg, American Poetry Review 
REVIEW: Patter, Diana Arterian, Coldfront
REVIEW: Patter, Stefanie Wortman, Monkeybicycle
REVIEW: Patter, Wesley Rothman, American Microreviews and Interviews
REVIEW: Patter, Timothy, Hazel & Wren
REVIEW: Patter, Sean Singer, The Rumpus
REVIEW: Patter, Luke Fidler, The Economy
REVIEW: Patter, Mike Sonksen, LA Letters

NEWS: Kearney and Anne LeBaron’s opera, Crescent City, received great reviews! Here’s a word or two from The LA Times

NEWS: Kearney’s second book, The Black Automaton is still moving strong. Discussed recently in the The Huffington Post, American Poetry Review and Callaloo.

NEWS: Douglas Kearney wins a Whiting Writers’ Award. Here’s a link to a feature story in the LA Times.

Below are some links to reviews of The Black Automaton.

REVIEW: Ruth Ellen Kocher/About A Word

REVIEW: Kevin Killian/

REVIEW: Evan J Peterson/The Rumpus

REVIEW: Micah Ling/Tarapaulin Sky

REVIEW: Vanessa Place/The Constant Critic

REVIEW: Ed Skoog/On the Seawall


REVIEW: Jeff Brandt/Inkfist

REVIEW: Jeffrey Cyphers Wright/The Brooklyn Rail

REVIEW:Jacquelyn Davis/Bookslut

Here’s a link to a review of Fear, Some.
REVIEW: Michael Parker/Oranges & Sardines