Tue, 25 October 2022, 20:00 – 21:00 IST
Delighted to share the Beir Bua Press launch details of Beir Bua Press-Visual Poetry Calendar by James Knight & Michelle Moloney King.SJ Fowler is a writer, poet and artist who lives in London. He is the founder and curator of The Enemies Project and Poem Brut as well as poetry editor at 3am magazine. He is a lecturer in Creative Writing and English Literature at Kingston University and is the director of Writers’ Centre Kingston and European Poetry Festival. His work has been commissioned by Tate Modern, BBC Radio 3, Somerset House, Tate Britain, London Sinfonietta, Southbank Centre, National Centre for Writing, National Poetry Library, Science Museum and Liverpool Biennial amongst others. His writing has explored subjects as diverse as prescription drugs, films, fight sports, museums, prisons and animals. The works by SJ Fowler are taken from the books Bastard Poems (Steel Incisors 2021), Sticker Poems (Trickhouse Press), Crayon Poems (Penteract Press 2020) and Unfinished Memmoirs of a Hypocrit (Hesterglock Press 2019).
He has published nine collections of poetry, six of artworks, six of collaborative poetry plus volumes of selected essays and selected collaborations.
James Knight is a writer and artist. His visual poems have been widely anthologised and exhibited in numerous locations, real and virtual, including the Poetry Cafe in London, Poem Atlas and Mellom Press.
Recent publications include Machine (Trickhouse Press), Rites & Passages (Salò Press), Bloods Dream (Beir Bua Press) and The Murderer Threatened (Paper View Books). He runs Steel Incisors, a small press dedicated to innovative visual poetry.
Twitter: @badbadpoet. Website: thebirdking.com.
Michelle Moloney King (she/her) poet, a visual poet, publisher at Beir Bua Press. Moloney King is inspired by family life in flux, signifier and signified, plurality of time, and the surreal absurdism of life. She is published for poetry/visual poetry in Penteract Press, Steel Incisors, SurVision, Abridged Magazine, M58, 3AM Magazine, Asemics Magazine, Streetcake, Babel, and Storms Journal amongst others. Collections: Another Word For Mother with SurVision Books, 2022, Womxn Heatwave Mama by Beir Bua Press, 2021, and Shapes of Motherhood by ABP, 2020.Twitter: @MoloneyKing. Website: MichelleMoloneyKing.com. Instagram: @Moloney_King