EVENT 42/2 is jam-packed with great writing. It features poems by George Bowering, Alex Leslie and Tom Wayman; fiction by Michael LaPointe, Julie Paul and S. Kennedy Sobol; and reviews on books by C.P. Boyko, Rachel Wyatt, Barry Webster and Jessica Hiemstra. We’ve also got a special treat for those of you that can’t wait until next issue for a little dose of reality — creative non-fiction by Kirsten Madsen and Kayla Czaga! Watch out for EVENT 42/2 on your local newsstands and in your mailbox.
On the cover: ‘Untitled’ by Mark Mushet, 2013.
|Gregory Betts||THREE POEMS|
|George Bowering||La Manzanilla|
|Carmen Derkson||reading by ferry|
|Julie Eliopoulos||TWO POEMS|
|Daniela Elza||TWO POEMS|
|Alex Leslie||TWO POEMS|
|Ryan Pieroni||FOUR POEMS|
|Tom Wayman||FIVE POEMS|
|Rob Winger||TWO POEMS|
|Julie Paul||Her Full Name Was Beatrice|
|S. Kennedy Sobol||The Death of P. Zupco|
|Jeremy Whiston||Fresh that Day|
|Kayla Czaga||Cat Face|
|On Fiction||Bradley Somer, Imperfections (Nightwood Editions, 2012)
C.P. Boyko, Psychology and Other Stories (Biblioasis, 2012)
Reviewed by David Ingham.
|Rachel Wyatt, Suspicion (Coteau Books, 2012)
Anthony Bidulka, Stain of the Berry (Insomniac Press, 2012)
Reviewed by Trish Matson.
|Sean Virgo, Dibidalen: Ten Stories (Thistledown Press, 2012)
Barry Webster, The Lava in My Bones (Arsenal Pulp Press, 2012)
Reviewed by Cathy Stonehouse.
|On Poetry||Jessica Hiemstra, Self-Portrait Without a Bicycle (Biblioasis, 2012)
Ludwig Zeller, trans A.F. Moritz, The Rules of the Game (Quattro, 2012)
Jason Heroux, Natural Capital (Mansfield Press, 2012)
Reviewed by Nick Thran.