Arc Poetry http://arcpoetry.ca Canada's Poetry Magazine Thu, 04 Feb 2016 17:24:08 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Raw Precision: Eva H.D.’s Rotten Perfect Mouth http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/02/04/raw-precision-eva-hd/ http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/02/04/raw-precision-eva-hd/#respond Thu, 04 Feb 2016 15:56:05 +0000 http://arcpoetry.ca/?p=10014 Rotten Perfect Mouth, Eva H.D. leaps onto Canada’s poetry stage as an unknown, the book imparting her first published poetry. It would have been a risk for Mansfield Press, had H.D.’s voice been less strong, her imagery less vivid and haunting, or her sense of what troubles us less exact. From train graffiti to the history of chewing gum, H.D. focuses with keen precision on the magnificent, rotten details of daily living.]]> http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/02/04/raw-precision-eva-hd/feed/ 0 Poem of the Year Contest Extended Deadline: February 14th, 2016! http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/02/03/poem-of-the-year-contest-extended-deadline-february-14th-2016/ http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/02/03/poem-of-the-year-contest-extended-deadline-february-14th-2016/#respond Wed, 03 Feb 2016 23:50:46 +0000 http://arcpoetry.ca/?p=10033 http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/02/03/poem-of-the-year-contest-extended-deadline-february-14th-2016/feed/ 0 Draft created on February 3, 2016 at 9:00 pm http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/02/03/draft-created-on-february-3-2016-at-900-pm/ Wed, 03 Feb 2016 21:02:36 +0000 http://arcpoetry.ca/?p=10023 Draft created on February 3, 2016 at 5:13 am http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/02/03/draft-created-on-february-3-2016-at-513-am/ Wed, 03 Feb 2016 05:15:34 +0000 http://arcpoetry.ca/?p=10020 Their Elephant is Longing for Hindustan: Nilofar Shidmehr’s Between Lives http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/01/22/their-elephant-is-longing/ http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/01/22/their-elephant-is-longing/#respond Fri, 22 Jan 2016 17:42:16 +0000 http://arcpoetry.ca/?p=9999 Between Lives, Nilofar Shidmehr’s second book of poetry, is dedicated “to all who live a diasporic life.” Raised in Iran, now living in Canada, Shidmehr knows that life intimately, and explores its dimensions through finely crafted poems that pull the reader into a different world. ]]> http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/01/22/their-elephant-is-longing/feed/ 0 Experience as Concept: Shane Book’s Congotronic http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/01/20/experience-as-concept-shane-books-congotronic/ http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/01/20/experience-as-concept-shane-books-congotronic/#respond Wed, 20 Jan 2016 16:24:42 +0000 http://arcpoetry.ca/?p=9979 http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/01/20/experience-as-concept-shane-books-congotronic/feed/ 0 In the lamia city: Steven Artelle’s Metropantheon http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/01/16/in-the-lamia-city-steven-artelles-metropantheon/ http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/01/16/in-the-lamia-city-steven-artelles-metropantheon/#respond Sat, 16 Jan 2016 20:03:05 +0000 http://arcpoetry.ca/?p=9975 http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/01/16/in-the-lamia-city-steven-artelles-metropantheon/feed/ 0 Real Pictures Are of Nothing: Erín Moure’s Кaпycтa / Kapusta http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/01/10/real-pictures-are-of-nothing-erin-moures-%d0%baa%d0%bfyc%d1%82a-kapusta/ http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/01/10/real-pictures-are-of-nothing-erin-moures-%d0%baa%d0%bfyc%d1%82a-kapusta/#respond Mon, 11 Jan 2016 03:09:14 +0000 http://arcpoetry.ca/?p=9955 http://arcpoetry.ca/2016/01/10/real-pictures-are-of-nothing-erin-moures-%d0%baa%d0%bfyc%d1%82a-kapusta/feed/ 0 Could you be Arc’s next Poet-In-Residence? http://arcpoetry.ca/2015/12/24/could-you-be-arcs-next-poet-in-residence-2/ http://arcpoetry.ca/2015/12/24/could-you-be-arcs-next-poet-in-residence-2/#respond Thu, 24 Dec 2015 18:32:58 +0000 http://arcpoetry.ca/?p=9457 http://arcpoetry.ca/2015/12/24/could-you-be-arcs-next-poet-in-residence-2/feed/ 0 Suffering and Seduction: Priscila Uppal’s Sabotage http://arcpoetry.ca/2015/12/17/suffering-and-seduction-priscila-uppals-sabotage/ http://arcpoetry.ca/2015/12/17/suffering-and-seduction-priscila-uppals-sabotage/#respond Thu, 17 Dec 2015 13:49:50 +0000 http://arcpoetry.ca/?p=9274
I am urging you to join my class action suit—
already millions strong—suing the fine arts for centuries
of criminal negligence resulting in countless occurrences
of inoperable emotional suffering.
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