Iced Americano+new Monica McFawn collection.
"Writing was a political act and poetry was a cultural weapon."
— Linton Kwesi Johnson
Letter from Neal Cassady to Jack Kerouac
best place to sit and read
We are so excited to have the amazing bookstore PRESS join us as a venue for Lit Crawl this year!
From PRESS: PRESS is a specialty books and things shop focusing on out of print and first edition art, fashion, design, craft, and counterculture books, new titles published by small and independent presses, and unique stationary products from around the world. PRESS works closely with retailers, offices and designers to help select the best books to fit their specific creative and aesthetic needs.
The PRESS store will make for a super beautiful reading! Be sure to check out the link to a really great Bold Italic article about PRESS below!
PRESS: Works on Paper
3108 24th Street
Great spot; read flash fiction here last Litcrawl…
Reviews, interviews by/about National Book Critics Circle members. This week: Amy Bloom’s Lucky Us reviewed by Priscilla Gilman, former NBCC president John Freeman discusses his new series of anthologies, former NBCC board member and biography finalist Ben Moser checks in with Tablet about his Sontag biography in progress, Rigoberto Gonzalez reviews new Francisco Goldman, bio…plus James Bond authors post Ian Fleming, Wm T. Vollmann & more
In David Lamelas’s performance-art piece, “Time,” participants line up and wait for what they estimate to be one minute before calling out the time. Carolyn Kormann reflects on her experience: http://nyr.kr/X4Z1St
“I stiffened when the camera turned on me, wondering what I should do with…