News for May

Performances upcoming at the Guildhall school of Music on May 13th and at the venerable Wigmore Hall on May 26th as the culmination of the Voiceworks project

an e-poetry postcard published by Infinite Editions here, Jack Dempsey is it's name
SJ Fowler book launch at the Blue Bus
Red Museum with Knives, Forks & Spoons press
April Tuesday 19th 7.30pm
at The Lamb, 94 Lamb’s Conduit Street, London WC1N 3LZ
'A tremendous and persuasive surge of the red and the black: conflicted doctrines, scorched paper. Gothic scripts and plague-year screenplays for an apocalyptic cinema. Death chess. Heretical crusades. Hurt flesh. Fire angels. Madness. A grimoire for a haunted river-city. The poetry lies in the interpretation of malfated woodcuts. It is sinewy, knotted, persistent. And true.'
Iain Sinclair

also to be released, the chapbooks:
Fights XIX: Johnny Tapia with Oystercatcher press
Fights XX: the Songs of Salvador Sánchez with the Red Ceilings press

new issue of Sein und Werden, poems both in the print & ezine issuesbuy the print magazine here
read "If one of us is to be confounded..." here

the poem {Gallery} is featured in the magazine Psychic meatloaf. it can be bought here
featured on Resonance's FM: The thread radio show, on the panel for the How to Throw a Punch boxing themed evening of discussion and chat. On the panel with the authoritative and knowledgeable Kasia Boddy & Lynda Nead. Features a short reading from Arthur Abraham too

this Guardian video of Saturday's protest features me reading for art uncut outside of BHS on Oxford Street at the 6.45 mark

the full reading on Oxford Street as part of the Art uncut occupation of British Home Stores (BHS) on March 26th 2011. The peaceful art installation protest was moved to the street after beginning in the store. This event was part of the protests against government cuts to which half a million people attended in London

Aspidistra magazine launches it's latest podcast. The recordings features a reading of one of my fights cycles Tomas Adamek, more about Polish poetry and it's influence than about boxing, but still. Thanks to Bella Dear & Edith Bergfors

"Join the artist Emma Leach in a discourse on detection, poet Steven Fowler as he presents a round of haunting works on the subject of Tomasz Adamek, enjoy the dulcet tones of Matthew Emery and a thorough undressing by Rosanna Mclaughlin"