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Issue 10 Summer 2009


Dances of Vice, Horror, and Ecstasy, by Anita Berber & Sebastian Droste, translated by Merrill Cole
A Quick Introduction to Abstract Comics by Tim Gaze
Selections from Abstract Comics edited by Andrei Molotiu, featuring work by Warren Craghead III, Mike Getsiv, Janusz Jaworski, James Kochalka, Jason Overby, Bill Shut, & Jeff Zenick
Alcoholalia by Andrei Molotiu
The Barbarian Intervention by Andrei Molotiu
The Life of a Young Creep or Ladybug Massacre by Krammer Abrahams
from Now 1/3 by Demosthenes Agrafiotis, translated by John & Angelos Sakkis
Crush the Assholetters Between the Teeth by Per Bäckström
5 Poems by David Ball
from “Small Liberties” by Elaine Bleakney
5 Poems by Merrill Cole
6 Poems by Thomas Cook
Dead Can Dance by Geoffrey Cruickshank-Hagenbuckle
from The Three Hour Swedish Problem by Tyler Flynn Dorholt
from Lake Antiquity by Brandon Downing
7 Poems by Rodica Draghincescu, translated by Adam J. Sorkin & Antuza Genescu
from strips, attempts, games by Rémi Froger, translated by François Luong
from One Briefcase, Two Landscapes, and a Fuse by James Grinwis
3 Prose Poems by Estela Lamat, translated by Michael Leong
4 Poems by Andrew Lundwall
4 Poems by Chris Major
6 Poems from Common Time by Chris Pusateri
35 New Pages by Lev Rubinstein
from A Silent Little Girl by James Sacré, translated by David Ball
Baby makeup by Kate Schapira
3 Poems by Adam Siegel
from Fifteen Walls; from Phabetical by Nico Vassilakis
Robert Grenier’s “Always/Only/A/Plenum”: A Reaction and A Response by Tim Wood
Buttons by Matvei Yankelevich
3 Poems by Adam Siegel

Issue 9 Winter 2009


from Enumeration of Colonies by Ellen Baxt
Girl Body by Dodie Bellamy
Letters from the Other Side of Jail by Amy Clark
2 Pieces by Tina Darragh
5 Pieces by Kate Dougherty
2 Automanias by Sara Tuss Efrik
As Gracefully as I Knew How by Elizabeth Ellen
2 Poems by Clayton Eshleman
3 Performances by FLUXCONCERT
6 Postcards by Jennifer H. Fortin
An Installation about David Lynch by Angela Genusa
“From cosmos to cosmetics”: A Note on Aase Berg’s Guinea Pigs & Girly Kitsch by Lara Glenum
3 Stories by Lily Hoang
amagansett (6) by P. Inman
Crystal Castles by Matt Kirkpatrick
5 Poems by Rauan Klassnik
What if the citizen is a girl? by Aaron Kunin
3 Poems by Mark Leidner
2 Powerpoint Poems by Jill Magi
All is Fair in Love and War by Sabrina Orah Mark
Empty Stool by Alissa Nutting
3 Poems; Clayton Eshleman and the Spirits of the Head by James Pate
from Big American Trip by Christian Peet
3 Stories / 1 Song and 1 Painting by Claudia Smith / Dan Grissom
3 Stories by Girija Tropp
from Pirke Avot Book of Fathers / Habeas Corpus! by Evan Willner

Issue 8 Autumn 2008


The Avant-Garde in Babel: Two or Three Notes on Four or Five Words by Robert Archambeau
Guru Papers by Per Bäckström
from Ficticia by María Baranda, translated by Joshua Edwards
2 Stories by Blake Butler
I Go To Some Hollow by Amina Cain
from Emblematic Moon by Vernon Frazer
Microphone + Title by Noah Eli Gordon, read by Eric Baus, Noah Eli Gordon, and Sara Veglahn
Um Um: A Novel to Lips by Emily Hunt
5 Poems by Jon Leon
Today the Smell of Worms and Wet Pennies by Josh Maday
from c/o Night by Bruno K. Oijer
on Pentinpeijaiset by Doug Robinson
3 Poems by Kate Schapira
An Introduction to Venantius Fortunatus for Schoolchildren by Mike Czagany
2 Poems by Mark Tursi
Performance at Issue Project Room by Joe Wenderoth

Issue 7 Winter 2008


4 Poems by Rosa Alcalá
One Earth, Four or Five Words: The Notion of ‘Avant-Garde’ Problematized by Per Bäckström
Celebrated Genome by Raymond Bianchi

from Buan by by Rocio Cerón, translated by Rosa Alcalá
Submit to Maximum Gaga! by Lara Glenum
Blood Drive by Daniel Groves
2 Poems by Dan Hoy
One Letter Changes by Richard Kostalanetz
O Alongamento (The Elongation) by Sergio Medeiros, translated from Portuguese by Raymond Bianchi
An Introduction and 8 Poems by Gabriel and Marcel Piqueray, translated by Robert Archambeau and Jean-Luc Garneau

2 Poems
by Catherine Taylor
Three Excerpts from “The Dandelion Clock” Daniel Tiffany, by Colin Upton poem & voice; Andrea Loselle, miniature theater; Daniel Rothman, composer & film; Theodore Mook, cello
Comixs and the Lowbrow by Colin Upton
Quartet For Motor, Wind, Heartbeat, Landslide by Jasmine Dreame Wagner
5 Poems After Paintings by Alessandro Twombly by Lila Zemborain, translated by Rosa Alcalá

Issue 6 Autumn 2007


On the Poverty of Internet Life: a Call for Poets by Jasper Bernes
4 Poems by Louis E. Bourgeois
Two from American Vistas by Steve Bradbury

45 Letters to Magnussons before the Spring… by Annabel Castro Meagher
Notes toward the Postmodern Baroque by Joshua Corey
4 Poems by Gabriel Gudding
Three from Homeland Bomb by Hung Hung, translated from Chinese by Steve Bradbury
Two Poems by Catherine Meng
Wittgenstein, Deleuze, and the Political Grotesque by James Pate
“The Perforator God” and “Sucking” (a statement of poetics) by Ariana Reines

3 Poems
by Daniel Spinks

Special: Canicola

Giacomo Monti
Michelangelo Setola
Alessandro Tota
Amanda Vähämäki

Issue 5 Spring 2007


from Bixley Remedial School by Ivan Blatný, translated by Anna Moschovakis with Veronika Tuckerová
from Clumsy by Jeffrey Brown
10 Drawings from Jag smetade av mig på tapeten, den ljusa soffan och dig (I Smeared the Wallpaper, the Light Couch and You) by Sara Eriksson
2 Poems by Luis Felipe Fabre, translated by Jason Stumpf
5 Poems by Hiromi Itō (伊藤比呂美), translated by Jeffrey Angles
from My Aspiring Villian by Paolo Javier
from Sleight by Kirsten Kaschock
Same As by Carol Novack
Why I Opt for a Postmodern Ethic; a Specifically Grotesque, Uncanny and/or Sublime Strategy; Physical Pain; a Speaker Who Wears Human Drag; Childbirth; a Planet that is not Necessarily in Outer Space: by Danielle Pafunda
Beat Box and an essay on Spirit
by John Wilkinson

Special: A Panel On Excess

Poetic Nonaction by Anne Boyer
Notes On Women & the Grotesque
by Lara Glenum
Who’s Scared of Dada? The Aesthetics of Homelessness by Johannes Göransson
Excessivism by K. Silem Mohammad

Issue 4 Winter 2007


Failure in the Imagination by Daniel Borzutzky
The Rapture Hat by Kristy Caldwell & Ronald Donn
Reveal: Storm & Reveal: Fiction by Bruce Covey
Information by Bob Heman
No One’s Story by Alta Ifland
2 Poems by Sean Kilpatrick
5 Poems from Les Ziaux by Raymond Queneau, translated by Daniela Hurezanu and Stephen Kessler
From “33 Functioning Machines” (Ausschnitt aus „33 Funktionierende Maschinen“) by Veronika Reichl, translated by Donna Stonecipher
4 Poems from Hospital Series (Serie ospedaliera) by Amelia Rosselli, translated by Giuseppe Leporace and Deborah Woodard
TULSITA by the WaKOW Collective
Hunter Mnemonic 1-4 by Deborah Woodard

Special: Translations from Chile

From Cara de Hereje by Manuel Silva Acevedo, translated by Daniel Borzutzky
from One Year (Un Año) by Juan Emar, translated by Daniel Borzutzky
From Port Trakl (Puerto Trakl) by Jaime Luis Huenún, translated by Daniel Borzutzky

Issue 3 Autumn 2006


A Journey from Colony to Neocolony by Don Mee Choi
6 Poems by Julie Doxsee
3 Poems by Jennifer Hayashida
2 Poems by Kim Hyesoon, translated by Don Mee Choi
3 Poems & 2 Collages by Lucy Ives
Trainer of the Year by Andrew Moody
from Bela-Wenda by Mutumbo Nkulu-N’Sengha, translated by Marcela Malek Sulak
Rotorblades (Rotorblad), Movements 1-5 from A Different Practice(En annorlunda praktik) by Fredrik Nyberg, translated by Jennifer Hayashida
12 Resolutions to a New Year by James Pate
from Lefthand Exploring by Hélène Sanguinetti, translated by Ann Cefola
3 Poems by Sandra Simonds
Excerpts from 3 Works by Lars Skinnebach, translated by Marianne Ølholm
3 Poems by Mathias Svalina
2 Poems from Cornstarch Figurine by Elizabeth Treadwell
Aligned in the Ranks of Amoebic Ancestry by Derek White

Special: Tokyo Refuge

Jennifer Fumiko Cahill
Jason Marak
Jack McLean

Kotaro Takamura/Mariko Nagai

Issue 2 Summer 2006


The first chapter of The Book of Fixing by Guy Benjamin Brookshire
3 Poems by Benjamin Bucholz
Morton Girl from a longer work of criticism entitled The Meiotics of Robot Eschatology by Tristan Davies
Chapter 2 of September for Jen by Dolores Dorantes, translated by Jen Hofer
8 Poems by Ryan Gallagher
7 Collages by Lisa Hargon-Smith
Inconsequentia audio by Derek Henderson and Derek Pollard
The Rationalists by Kristen Iskandrian
Clipart Collages & Poems by Amir Kenan
5 Poems from The Dead Waters by Eeva-Liisa Manner, translated by Seija Paddon
7 Poems by Joseph Milford
3 Poems by Danielle Pafunda
5 Poems by Barbara Jane Reyes
3 Poems by Zachary Schomburg
5 Poems from lobeslips (lobo de labio) by Laura Solórzano, translated by Jen Hofer
2 Poems by Novica Tadic translated by Steven Teref and Maja Teref

Special: Idaho

Scott Abels
J. Reuben Appelman
Adrian Kien
Eric Schweiker

Catherine Wagner

Issue 1 Spring 2006


3 Collages – poems by Aase Berg, images by Tom Benson, translations by Johannes Göransson
5 Poems by Crystal Curry
from Improvisations on Hieronymus Bosch’s The Garden of Earthly Delight by Clayton Eshleman

I No Longer Believe in the Sun: Love Letters to Kiki Courage by Derek Fenner
10’s by Brent Hendricks
5 Poems by Vladimír Holan translations by Josef Horáček and Lara Glenum
6 Poems by Cathy Park Hong
U.S. Post Modern Office Homes Inc. by Matt Madden
Pan-Pan at the Negro Nude’s Ass by Clément Pansaers, translation by Michael Hays Sanchez

from Touch to Affliction by Nathalie Stephens