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Best Thing I’ve Heard This Week: Cushing, Magnus, and Altman

7 Oct

The Furniture Press Books 2013 reading tour is coming to a conclusion with an event this evening in Milwaukee, WI. To mark the cross-country trek’s end, below is another post of tour videos.

First, here’s Iris Cushing, editor of Argos Books and the author of the forthcoming Wyoming, reading her poem “Beware of Gifts You Mean to Give Away” at the Storm King Art Center in  New Windsor, NY on 10/02/13:

Next, here’s Magus Magnus, author of Heraclitean Pride and the book-length poem The Re-echoesreading an excerpt from the latter of these two works at the Tully House in Syracuse, NY on 10/03/13:

Finally, here’s Toby Altman, author of the chapbook Asidesreading his poem “Landscape with Wind” at Rust Belt Books on 10/04/13: