WHERE: Poetry Cafe, 22 Betterton Street, Tube: Covent Garden
WHEN: May 2nd Saturday 2009 7:30
WHAT: LA LANGOUSTINE EST MORTE
La Langoustine Est Morte continues bringing you the best of experimental, international & non-governmental poetics, ficionne & performance.
Hosts: Anthony Joseph & Sascha Akhtar.
Ira Lightman is a conceptual poet, as surreal as Vic n'Bob, according to Kate Fox. He regularly appears on Radio 3's The Verb, last year wearing a blindfold for a week to write Miltonic verse. He makes award-winning Public Art throughout the North East, and lately in Willenhall in the West Midlands. His book DUETCETERA (Shearsman) is a collection of double-column poems, which he duets with people from all around the world on his YouTube channel
Jim Goar’s Whole Milk is available from Effing Press. Seoul Bus Poems, a collection written during a three year stay in Seoul, will be published by Reality Street Editions. Some recent poetry has appeared in Typo, Octopus, Word for / Word, Harvard Review, Cimarron Review, LIT and No Tell Motel. He edits the online journal, past simple.
Anna Ticehurst is studying at Sussex University, & has had poems published with QUID, online with Dusie, and
Capillary Interspace, and the Openned magazines, Cannibal Spices and