Polyply > 22 Ground Cover - 7th Dec

POLYply > 22 - Ground Cover
Friday 7 December
  • Daniela Cascella
  • Rod Mengham + Mark Atkins
  • Post-Works
  • Kit Poulson
The Centre for Creative Collaboration, 16 Acton Street, London, WC1X 9NG.
Free entry.

Materials Launch - 30th Nov, Cambridge


Poetry + Film from

+ This is the launch for ‘MATERIALS’, a new magazine of poetry, prose, pictures & polemix. The first issue of ‘MATERIALS’ features material by Danny Hayward, Mattin, Lisa Jeschke, David Grundy, Staff, Jeremy Hardingham, George Osborne, David Stent, Patrick Farmer, Lucy Beynon, et al, & it features A FREE CD. At the launch there will be readings from Lisa Jeschke, David Grundy & Jeremy Hardingham, and a film from Staff. Copies of the magazine will be available.

DATE: Friday 30th November, 8.00pm.

LOCATION: Bateman Auditorium, Gonville & Caius College, Trinity Street, Cambridge, CB2 1TA.


Alba #3 Launch - Friday 30th Nov

ALBA #3 Launch
Friday 30th November

Please come along to Birkbeck Room 632 to enjoy an evening of poetry with:

Tim Atkins
Albert Pellicer
Elizabeth Guthrie
Tom Slingsby
Silvia Terrón

There will be wine and chocs!

Room 632, Birkbeck College, Malet St, London WC1E 7HX

Intercapillary Places - Dec 13th

Nina Power & Redell Olsen

Beside an electric train, a tray of coal and Dawood's 'New Dream Machine Project' in the winter pavilion, join us at Parasol Unit for Intercapillary Places


Nina Power: 
A talk on the philosophy and control of public space

Redell Olsen:
London launch of 'Punk Faun: a bar rock pastel' (Subpress, 2012)

Parasol Unit, 14 Wharf Road, N1 7RW
Thurs 13th Dec
Drinks from 6.30pm, event begins at 7.00pm
Arrive early to view the retrospective of work by Jannis Kounellis as well as Shezad Dawood's 'New Dream Machine Project' in the winter pavilion

Tickets: £5/£4 conc
Free wine 

Biographical Notes

Nina Power is a senior lecturer in philosophy at Roehampton University and is the author of 'One-Dimensional Woman' (Zer0 Books, 2009).
Redell Olsen's recent projects include films and texts for performance: ‘Bucolic Picnic (or, Toile de Jouy Camouflage)’ (2009), ‘Newe Booke of Copies’ (2009-10), 'SPRIGS and Spots' (2011-12) and the site-specific collaboration for film and performance "Lost Pool" (2010). Her previous publications include 'Book of the Fur' (rem press, 2000) and 'Secure Portable Space' (Reality Street, 2004). 'Punk Faun: a bar rock pastel' (2012) is just out from Subpress. She is a Reader in Poetic Practice at Royal Holloway, University of London. For more see: http://redellolsen.co.uk/wordpress/
Jannis Kounellis was part of the Arte Povera movement in Italy that emerged during the 1960s. On show at Parasol Unit will be works such as Untitled (Carboniera), 1967; Untitled (steel plate and braid),1969, on loan from Centre George Pompidou, Musée national d’art; Metamorphosis, 1984, and Untitled, 1977, an electric train moving on steel plates installed around one of the pillars of the gallery.

Tickets can be booked through Parasol Unit by phone, email or online through Paypal - 
To book your ticket please contact Lucy Britton on lucy@parasol-unit.org / 020 7490 7373 ext. 20

Please book ahead as spaces in the gallery can fill up

To keep up to date on Places events follow @intercapillary 

More information on the Jannis Kounellis exhibition http://www.parasol-unit.org/jannis-kounellis

Intercapillary Places: https://sites.google.com/site/intercapillary/

The Blue Bus - 20th Nov

Tuesday 20th November

Allen Fisher & Tim Allen

The Lamb, 94 Lamb’s Conduit Street, WC1N 3LZ
7.30pm sharp

Small Publishers Fair - Readings - Saturday 17th Nov

Small Publishers Fair 2012
16th & 17th November 2012
Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London WC1 (11am to 7pm)

Readings Taking Place on Saturday 17th Nov:

2.00 Poetic Practice MA at Royal Holloway: Jennie Cole, Rachel Deakin, Annie Runkel, Juliet Troy, Emma Wootton & tba
3.00 Road Books: Judy Kravis launches ‘Flashes & Floaters’
3.30 seekers of lice & VerySmallKitchen launch: ‘Theatre of Objects’: Becky Cremin, Ryan Ormonde, and tba
4.00 West House Books & Reality Street Editions: Geraldine Monk, Johan de Wit, Giles Goodland, Sean Pemberton & Robert Sheppard.
5.00 Equus Press:  Louis Armand & David Vichnar
5.30 Veer Books: Peter Larkin, Carol Watts, Doug Jones, William Rowe, Holly Pester, and Danny Hayward 

Feelings - Tommorrow (15th Nov)

Thursday 15th November

An evening of film, poetry and sad disco.

Justin Katko
Elizabeth Guthrie
Edmund Hardy
Jon Melling

Film TBA

Sad Disco:
DJ Dr Kemp

Vogue Fabrics, 66 Stoke Newington Road, Dalston, London N16 7XB