Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Post-Crisis Poetics

This series began from the “desire for a poetics adequate to the present, the world since the 2008 economic crisis” (“Post-Crisis Poetics”). To continue constructing a network of practices and encourage discussion, that essay closed with an invitation for views of what writing can contribute to further investigating the post-crisis present.

Brian Ang, Writing the World-System          Olive Blackburn, The Summer of 1934: Art and Struggle in San Francisco          Dereck Clemons, In American Sci Fi Magazines          alex cruse, BODY NEGATIVE          Jeff Derksen, The Militant Word          Helen Dimos          Tongo Eisen-Martin, I Do Not Know the Spelling of Money          Rob Halpern, THE WOUND & THE CAMP, or VISCERAL SOLIDARITY: Some Notes toward a Radical Queer Poetics          Roberto Harrison, tecumseh republic          Carrie Hunter, Post-Crisis Poetics          Brenda Iijima, S + COP – E = Computational Topographical Fur          Josef Kaplan, Friends Forever          Nicholas Komodore, Lipos-polis (towards Amphi-polis)          Michael Leong, Towards a Disorientalist Poetics          Trisha Low, from Socialist Realism          T.C. Marshall, A Secret Agent, a Spaceman, & a Talking Bear: A Theory of Doubling the Stakes in Poetry          Chris Nealon, The Matter of Capital in 2016          Robert Andrew Perez, On Productive Ambivalence, Or Liminality, Or 27 Notes on Butch Kween Poetics          Mg Roberts, a zeppelin, a blossom          Oki Sogumi          Christine Stewart          Cruel Work: Chris Chen Interviews Wendy Trevino          Cassandra Troyan, from POSTSCRIPT FOR A FUTURE’S PAST          Jeanine Onori Webb, Stars, Seeds, Swarms: on the present and future of border-area action collectives          Steven Zultanski

Monday, April 10, 2017

ARMED CELL 12

SHANE BOOK
ALL OF THE THINGS
UTILLIAN 720
MURDERIZED BORDER

ZACK HABER
from HORRIBLE PLACES

DANIELLE LAFRANCE
I MIGHT DIE BEFORE I LIKE IT

MICHAEL LEONG
from DISORIENTATIONS

EMJI SPERO
FREEWAY STATEMENT

CALEB BECKWITH
THEY LIVE
ACCELERATIONIST RENAISSANCE
DIALECTICIANS
COUNTER-HEGEMONIC DYSPHORIA
MUTUAL AID
BLACK BLOC IN THE NATION
OR, THE MATERIALISTS
NEWBIES LAMENT
BROKEN WINDOWS
I LOVE THE RESISTANCE!
BUBBLE WRAP
DESPERATE TIMES
TOLERANCE
WHITE FEMINISM
EMBODIMENT
FRICTIONLESS DIFFERENCE, OR
PEACEFUL PROTEST
NOSTALGIA
ECONOMIC REALISM
COGNITIVE LABOR

Edited by Brian Ang

Covers by Mayakov+sky Platform
from Lipos-polis (towards Amphi-polis)
mayakov-plus-sky.blogspot.com

Physical edition of 100
Free

ARMED CELL 12 was first distributed at Desert Poetry, Landers and Joshua Tree, April 7-9, 2017. ARMED CELL 13 will appear in October 2017. Submit cover images and writing by the end of August 2017 for consideration.

Email your mailing address to armedcell@gmail.com for a free physical copy while available.