East Bay Poetry Summit

Poets of the world converge on Oakland over Memorial Day Weekend. With your support, we can help defray their travel costs and let the party begin.
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$4,320USD
raised of $3,000 goal
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This campaign started on Feb 27 and closed on April 28, 2013 (11:59pm PT).
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    $25USD
    Frank Montesonti Book

    For $25, get a copy of Summit reader Frank Montesonti's new book Blight, Blight, Blight, Ray of Hope, winner of the 2011 Barrowstreet Poetry Contest For more, see here! http://www.barrowstreet.org/

    Estimated delivery: April 2013

    10 out of 10 claimed

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    $25USD
    Jack Spicer Broadside

    Rare broadside of Jack Spicer's unfinished translation of Federico García Lorca's "Romance Sonambulo." Version A features Bill McNeill's drawing of Spicer in 1962 at Aquatic Park. Features explanatory notes by Kevin Killian.

    3 out of 3 claimed

  • $25USD
    Jack Spicer Broadside 2

    Rare broadside of Jack Spicer's unfinished translation of Federico García Lorca's "Romance Sonambulo."Version B features a picture of Lorca's Selected Poems. With explanatory notes by Kevin Killian.

    2 out of 3 claimed

  • $30USD
    Personalized Astrology Report

    Noted astrologer Denver Dufay (of Poetry Project Newsletter "fame") will prepare a personalized astrology report for you--including forecasts for your poetry and romantic life! Don't be like Jack Spicer, "dissatisfied with your poetry / dissatisfied with your sex life!" See what the stars have in store for you!

    Estimated delivery: May 2013

    5 out of 10 claimed

  • $35USD
    Two books by Mathew Timmons

    For $35 get signed copies of two books by Mathew Timmons. Joyful Noise for three or more voices (Jaded Ibis, 2012) & The New Poetics (Les Figues, 2010) Limited to three supporters.

    1 out of 3 claimed

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    $40USD
    Fright Catalog Limited Edition

    For $40 get a signed & numbered limited edition of FRIGHT CATALOG by Joseph Mosconi (Insert Blanc Press, 2013) (incl. tax, s+h a 15% discount!) Limited to three supporters. "Joseph Mosconi forces the opaque argots and cants of isolated initiates to speak with indiscrete promiscuity."--Craig Dworkin

    3 out of 3 claimed

  • $50USD
    Poetry Treasure

    At the $50 level, we will provide you with a piece of invaluable poetry ephemera from the Bay Area. A signed chapbook, issue of xeroxed zine, flyer, or other invaluable prize.

    Estimated delivery: May 2013

    4 out of 25 claimed

  • $60USD
    10 Trafficker Press Chapbooks

    An assortment of 10 [TEN] beautiful handmade chapbooks from Trafficker Press! That's 25% off and no shipping! http://traffickerpress.com/

    1 out of 3 claimed

  • $100USD
    Original Kevin Killian Print

    Kevin Killian's photographs are showing currently at Second Floor Projects Gallery and in a new art book, TAGGED: Variations on a Theme. For $100, you receive an original print of one of Kevin's photographs!

    Estimated delivery: May 2013

    4 out of 5 claimed

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    $100USD
    Palm Reading by Bhanu Kapil

    You can have your palm read by Bhanu during the summit. Yes you read that correctly. Only two available!

    2 out of 2 claimed

  • $155USD
    Parrot Series Subscription

    For $155 get a Full Subscription to the Parrot Series from Insert Blanc Press. Since 2010 the Parrot series has published all the everyone brilliant and you should too! Get a Full Subscription incl. tax & s+h for a 15% discount here & now! Yes. Limited to two supporters. <<http://www.insertblancpress.net/collections/parrot>>

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  • $200USD
    Phtoto Session

    For $200, Kevin K. will immortalize you with a personal photo session and a copy of the print!

    Estimated delivery: May 2013

    1 out of 5 claimed

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    $1,000USD
    EVERYTHING by Insert Blanc

    Insert Blanc Press Collect! A Full Subscription to everything Insert Blanc Press publishes and then some! Do you often find you just want it all! Well you can have it! Be an Insert Blanc Press Collect subscriber for a 15% discount incl. tax & s+h. This really is exciting. Limited to only one supporter. <<http://www.insertblancpress.net/collections/subscribe/products/insert-press-subscription>&amp

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