Posts tagged "Jason Fisk"

Literary Links

Literary Links
A Review of Sophomoric Philosophy by Victor David Giron. CCLaP Podcast #74 features an interview with Jason Fisk. Red Lightbulbs Issue 3 is live. A great review of My Father’s House by Ben Tanzer. HTML Giant loves the hunks of Chicago Lit, and a few others.  (NSFW) Check out the Religion of Nerves of Steel. A single... Read more »

The Year of The Fisk

2011 has been the year of Jason Fisk. Yesterday, Chicago Center of Literature and Photography announced the release of the new collection from Jason Fisk called Salt Creek Anthology, and his third collection of the year. This collection of 75 interchangeable and uniquely connection stories focus on a cul-de-sac in suburban Chicago. The collection is... Read more »

Review: Jason Fisk "Decay"

Back in March Propaganda Press released a new collection of poetry from Jason Fisk called Decay. In this collection a we find a series of childhood memories that pay homage to the poet’s grandparents. Through these pieces we see how the decay of a neighborhood can impact a family and a memory. I feel when... Read more »

Tim Jones-Yelvington in Sequins

Tim Jones-Yelvington has lived up to his title as “The Lady Gaga of the Chicago Lit scene” on more than one occasion, and here we find him trying out the piece that he later performed at AWP 2011 in Colorado at The Whistler. Tim will be reading tomorrow night (4/27) at Beauty Bar Chicago as... Read more »

Breakfast with the Author: Episode 1

Mark Brand, author and editor over Silverthought, has begun to produce a series of videos called Breakfast With The author. Episode One features Mark have breakfast with Ben Tanzer (99 Problems and Most Likely You’ll Go Your Way and I’ll Go Mine) and Jason Fisk (The Sagging: Spirits and Skin). I’ve heard that Episode Two... Read more »

CCLaP's First Literary Event

The Chicago Center for Literature and Photography (CCLaP) has been the passion and project of Jason Pettus. His dedication to the arts and to Chicago is amazing, and tonight CCLaP hosts its first reading event. The one-hour show will feature brand-new pieces by CCLaP authors Sally Weigel and Ben Tanzer, as well as science-fiction author... Read more »