Simulacrum Press #26: ‘knewro suite’ by nina jane drystek

nina jane drystek’s knewro suite, a series of 3 sound poetry scores, is printed on 10″x7.5″ pieces of cardstock. Loose leaf. Published in an edition of 45 numbered copies.

The 3 scores which comprise knewro suite, bringing us back to the grid, are each striking works of a meticulously controlled concrete poetry where the merging and collision of letters exude their sonic potential. Their strength on the page is matched by the apparent difficulty of their actual performance to which various members of Quatuour Gualuour, the sound poetry group of which drystek is a member, have attested.

krownervs (knewro suite #2)

‘knewro suite’, by nina jane drystek [Domestic/ Canada]

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C$13.50

‘knewro suite’, by nina jane drystek [International]

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C$15.50

Simulacrum Press #19: The Book of Ruth, by Amanda Earl

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Amanda Earl’s The Book of Ruth is an 8.5×8.5″ chapbook of 6 sheets of cardstock, printed on one side. With a simple cover and back of reflective gold coloured cardstock, the chapbook is bound with loose binder rings.

Amanda Earl’s series, The Vispo Bible, which has been appearing in serial through various small presses, is an ongoing project in which Earl, confronting the Holy Bible, reshapes the Old and New Testaments. Book by book, chapter by chapter, Earl presents a re-imaged feminist vision of these patriarchal texts by digitally sculpting each chapter into strikingly sensual visual poems. Here is the Book of Ruth.

‘The Book of Ruth’ by Amanda Earl (Domestic/Canada)

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C$11.00

‘The Book of Ruth’ by Amanda Earl (International)

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C$12.50