Gregory Corso Festival Events (Feb 3-7, 2009)

Forklift, Ohio #20 (out Feb. 12, 2009) will contain previously unpublished poems from Gregory Corso's final manuscript, The Golden Dot. Meanwhile, check this out:

I Gave Away the Sky
A Celebration of the Life and Legacy of Poet Gregory Corso

Curated by Matt Hart and Evan Commander

Muse Sick
Tuesday, Feb. 3, 7 p.m., Memorial Hall
$5 Door / Cash Bar / Doors at 6PM
Advanced seats can be reserved at Shake It Records and Coffee Emporium
An evening of music with jazz legend David Amram and Jane Carver. This performance of Jane Carver's new arrangement of David Amram's score for Robert Frank and Alfred Leslie's film "Pull My Daisy," will feature a live performance by jazz legend David Amram, as well as musicians from the University of Cincinnati's College Conservatory of Music.

The Nightest Night: A Reading Honoring the Poetics and Poesy of Gregory Corso
Thursday, Feb. 5 - 7PM - Reed Gallery / University of Cincinnati. DAAP
Featuring readings by Adam Clay / Evan Commander / Scott Dennis / Peter Davis / Matt Hart Lesley Jenike / Catherine Wagner / Tyrone Williams

Corso: The Last Beat
Friday, Feb. 6, 5:30 p.m., DAAP 4400
An advanced director's screening of the feature-length documentary directed by Gustave Reininger, narrated by two-time Academy Award-nominated actor and novelist Ethan Hawke and featuring Allen Ginsberg, William S. Burroughs and poet, performer and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee Patti Smith, as well as Corso himself. A reception will follow the film.

For more information please contact: Evan Commander: evancommander@mac.com / 513-307-5055 or visit www.igaveawaythesky.com

For more information about David Amram visit: www.davidamram.com
For more information about Corso: The Last Beat visit: www.corsothefilm.com


Forklift, Ohio Issue #20 (Winter 2009)

Forklift, Ohio - Issue #20


Tony Aarts * Seth Abramson * Samuel Amadon * Joshua Beckman * Lindsay Bernal * Edmund Berrigan * Ana Božičević * Maud Casey * Todd Colby * Evan Commander * Oscar Ames Cowgill * Darcie Dennigan * Stuart Dischell * Dobby Gibson * Maggie Ginestra * Steve Healey * Bob Hicok * Jeremy Hoevenaar * Christopher Janke * Andy Jen * Sally Keith * Rauan Klassnik * Ben Kopel * Amanda Lichtenberg * Tony Mancus * Anthony McCann * Nina McConigley * Sara Michas-Martin * Sierra Nelson * Stephanie Reents * Mary Ruefle * Jeremy Schmall * Fred Schmalz * Lauren Shapiro * Jill Stoddard * Tricia Suit * Mathias Svalina * Chad Sweeney * Steven Toussaint * Paul Violi * G.C. Waldrep * Sasha West * Patti White * Dean Young


Eric Appleby, Publisher/Designer
Matt Hart, Editor-in-Chief
Brett Price, Poetry Editor
Merrill Feitell, Fiction Editor
Tricia Suit, Managing Editor/Test Kitchen Director

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