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Aufgabe 1Aufgabe 1

Featuring a cross-section of small press publications from France
guest edited by Norma Cole
with a featured poetry section guest edited by Leslie Scalapino

2001 • 312 pp. • 6″ x 9″ • $12.00
ISSN: 1532-5539

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About this Issue of Aufgabe

The inaugural issue of Aufgabe features a visual cross-section of small press publications from France, guest edited by Norma Cole and comprising of the covers and tables of contents of journals ranging from 1968 to 1999. Through this visual engagement in the the international conversation between poetic communities, Aufgabe honors predecessors in literary history while making a space for itself as a contemporary publication. This issue includes a selection of poetry guest edited by Leslie Scalapino.

Table of Contents

Small press publications from France
Guest edited by Norma Cole

Guest edited by Leslie Scalapino
     P. Inman
     Miles Champion
     Pierre Joris
     Mei-Mei Berssenbrugge
     Rod Smith
     Lyn Hejinian and Leslie Scalapino
     Ted Pearson
     Heather Fuller
     Jason Ellrott
     Susan Bee & Charles Bernstein
     Fanny Howe

Edited by E. Tracy Grinnell & Peter Neufeld
     Giovanni Singleton
     Mary Burger
     Patrick Durgin
     Avery Burns
     Catherine Wagner
     George Albon
     Andrew Levy
     Jean Day
     Elizabeth Treadwell, Mayvonne Quilty
     Standard Schaefer
     Lytle Shaw
     Jocelyn Saidenberg
     Rick Snyder
     Elizabeth Robinson
     Jackson Mac Low
     Will Alexander
     Andrew Joron
     Susan Gevirtz
     Joseph Noble
     Scott Inguito
     Edmund Berrigan
     Harryette Mullen
     Emily Grossman
     Jono Schneider
     Laynie Browne
     Noah DeLissovoy
     Elizabeth Willis

Essays, Notes, Talks
     Elizabeth Treadwell
     George Albon
     Noah Delissovoy
     Pamela Lu
     Mary Burger

     Susan Gevirtz on Barbara Guest
     Andrew Joron on Clark Coolidge
     Elizabeth Robinson on Gale Nelson,
          Dan Featherson, Eleni Sikelianos
     Brian Strang on Kit Robinson
     Joseph Noble on George Oppen